December 7, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
DECEMBER 7, 2015

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

Secretary Kerry is on travel to Paris, France, to attend the 21st UN Framework Convention on Climate Change Conference of Parties (COP21). He is accompanied by Special Envoy for Climate Change Todd Stern, Senior Advisor to the President Brian Deese, Chief of Staff Jon Finer, and Deputy Spokesperson Mark Toner. Please click here for more information.‎

1:00 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius, in Paris, France.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:50 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry participates in an event co-hosted by Mashable and the UN Foundation for their “Earth to Paris” Summit, in Paris, France.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

8:00 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry attends a dinner for the International New York Times “Energy for Tomorrow” Conference, in Paris, France. Please click here for more information.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY ANTONY BLINKEN

Deputy Secretary Blinken is on travel to New Delhi, India. Please click here for more information.

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

Deputy Secretary Higginbottom attends meetings and briefings, at the Department of State.

COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

Counselor Shannon is on travel to Vienna, Austria to lead the U.S. delegation to a Joint Commission meeting under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) regarding Iran’s nuclear program. Please click here for more information.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

Under Secretary Gottemoeller is on travel to Nairobi, Kenya to discuss the cooperative security relationship, regional security matters, and peacekeeping efforts with counterparts from the Ministries of Defense and Foreign Affairs, as well as Members of the Kenyan Parliament. Please click here for more information.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC GROWTH, ENERGY, AND THE ENVIRONMENT CATHERINE NOVELLI

11:00 a.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with U.S. Director of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Scott Allen, at the Department of State
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR CIVILIAN SECURITY, DEMOCRACY, AND HUMAN RIGHTS SARAH SEWALL

Under Secretary Sewall is on travel to Indonesia December 7-12. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS NISHA BISWAL

Assistant Secretary Biswal accompanies Deputy Secretary Blinken on travel to New Delhi, India. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS EVAN RYAN


Assistant Secretary Ryan is on travel to Paris and Kyiv through December 8. Please click here for more information.

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE FOR GLOBAL WOMEN’S ISSUES CATHERINE RUSSELL

4:00 p.m. Ambassador Russell attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)