Credentialing for the official event with the Second Lady of the United States Karen Pence

The Vice President of the United States, Mike Pence, and Second Lady Karen Pence will visit Brasilia on June 26, 2018 for meetings with the Brazilian Government.  As part of the visit, the Second Lady will be highlighting the Sister Cities partnership between Brasilia and Washington, D.C. with a tree planting at Espaço Israel Pinheiro.

Members of the press who are interested in covering the arrival Second Lady Karen Pence’s event at the Espaço Israel Pinheiro (photos and tv images only) should fill out this form to guarantee credentialing and participation. After filling out the form, the professional will receive an e-mail of confirmation.

About Sister Cities

Founded in 1956, Sister Cities International has worked to create relationships based on cultural, educational, information and trade exchanges.  These ties renew and strengthen global relationships through citizen diplomacy efforts throughout the United States, promoting peace through mutual respect, understanding and cooperation – one individual, one community at a time.  For more information on Sister Cities:

Media Details:

Date:                                                 Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Location:                                           Espaço Israel Pinheiro

Praça dos Três Poderes

Brasilia, DF, 70100-902

Press Parking:                                 External parking lot 

Press Entrance:                               Downstairs entrance behind the main entrance

Information on equipment:        Equipment swept upon arrival

Press Arrival:                                   12:00 PM

Final Press Arrival:                         1:00 PM (13:00)

Equipment Inspection:                  1:00 PM (13:00) (equipment sweep) – Members of the press who arrive after the sweep will NOT be able to enter and cover the event.

Event Begins:                                   2:00 PM (14:00)

Throw (Cables):                             80 meters

RSVP:                                                    Members of the press, photographers, TV crews interested in covering the event must fill out this form to guarantee credentialing by Saturday, June 23, by COB 5:00 PM. The credentialed professionals must identify themselves upon arrival with photo ID document.

For further information on this Press Release, please contact the U.S. Embassy Press Office in Brasília at  or on (+55 61) 3312 – 7364 / 7350 / 7367.