January 8, 2016


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
JANUARY 8, 2016

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

Secretary Kerry has no public appointments.

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

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

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS NISHA BISWAL

2:15 p.m.  Assistant Secretary Biswal meets with French Ministry of Foreign Affairs Head of the Asia-Pacific Department Emmanuel Lenain, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m.  Assistant Secretary Biswal meets with Tajikistan Ambassador to the U.S. Farhod Salim, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:45 p.m.  Assistant Secretary Biswal meets with Turkmenistan Ambassador to the U.S. Meret Orazov, at the Department of State.(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS CHARLES RIVKIN

3:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with U.S. Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator Danny Marti, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS LINDA THOMAS-GREENFIELD

Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield is on travel to Comoros, Madagascar, and Mauritius from January 8 through January 13.

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

2:00 p.m. Ambassador Russell meets with Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves CEO Radha Muthiah, at the Department of State.(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)