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: http://sistercities.org
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 ImprensaBrasilia@state.gov or on (+55 61) 3312 – 7364 / 7350 / 7367.