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Christopher to deliver major policy address at Stanford April 9

STANFORD -- Secretary of State Warren Christopher will deliver a major policy address at Stanford University's Memorial Auditorium at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, April 9.

Media must be in place by 10:30. Press credentials may be reserved in advance by contacting Stanford News Service at the numbers listed above. Credentials also will be issued at the site starting at 9:30 a.m.

The topic will be the full integration of environmental and resource concerns into the nation's core foreign policy objectives.

According to State Department spokesman Nicholas Burns, President Clinton, Vice President Gore and Secretary Christopher view international environmental and resource concerns as directly linked to vital national interests. Damage to the environment and degradation of resources affect U.S. and global health and prosperity, as well as the political stability of key strategic regions around the world.

Christopher is the former chairman of the Stanford University Board of Trustees. He is a 1949 graduate of Stanford Law School, where he was co-founder and first president of the Stanford Law Review.

Tickets will be made available to Stanford students, faculty and staff from 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 3, through 5 p.m. Monday, April 8, at the Stanford Ticket Office, lower lobby, Tresidder Union, (415) 725-ARTS. Any tickets still available on April 9 will be distributed at the Memorial Auditorium ticket window before the address.



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