The White House
Office of the Vice President
September 27, 2016
Dr. Jill Biden will travel to Havana and Camaguey, Cuba, from October 6 – 9, 2016. She will be joined by Catherine M. Russell, United States Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues, and Evan Ryan, United States Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs. Together, they will meet with government officials and engage with a diverse range of Cubans on topics related to culture, education, and health.
Following their travel to Cuba, Dr. Biden and Ambassador Russell will travel to Santiago, Dominican Republic, from October 9 – 10, where they will engage government and civil society partners on issues related to economic empowerment and educational opportunities for women and girls.