Press Releases: Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Richard Stengel Travels to China and the Republic of Korea
Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Richard Stengel is traveling to China and the Republic of Korea July 7-10.
In the Republic of Korea July 7-8, Under Secretary Stengel will meet with his Korean counterparts to discuss the strong U.S.-Republic of Korea bilateral relationship. He will also meet with Korean students, U.S. Fulbright English Teaching Assistants, and Korean youth leaders.
Under Secretary Stengel will travel to China July 9-10, where he will accompany Secretary Kerry to the U.S.-China Consultation on People-to-People Exchange (CPE) in Beijing. The CPE provides a high-level forum for government, civil society, and private-sector representatives to discuss cooperation in the areas of education, culture, science and technology, sports, and women’s issues. While in Beijing, the Under Secretary will also meet with U.S. journalists and U.S. exchange program alumni.