Assistant Secretary for Conflict and Stabilization Operations Travels to New York City

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
November 28, 2012


Assistant Secretary for Conflict and Stabilization Operations Rick Barton will travel to New York City November 29-30.

In New York, Assistant Secretary Barton will meet with representatives from the United Nations, the International Peace Institute, and the Center on International Cooperation. Assistant Secretary Barton will also participate in an academic roundtable at Columbia University and in a discussion with the Business Council for International Understanding.

More information on Assistant Secretary Barton and the Bureau of Conflict and Stabilization Operations is available on Twitter and Facebook.

U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Conflict and Stabilization Operations and Coordinator for Reconstruction and Stabilization Rick Barton delivers remarks at the Alliance for Peacebuilding (AfP) Annual Conference at the United States Institute of Peace in Washington, D.C. on May 11, 2012. [Go to http://video.state.gov for more video and text transcript.]