October 30, 2015
The Pacific Forum CSIS was pleased to host a Honolulu International Forum breakfast briefing on Friday, October 30, 2015, featuring US Ambassador to Indonesia Robert O. Blake.
rnClick here to view his remarks on Indonesian President Joko Widodo’s visit to Washington.
rnPreviously, Ambassador Blake served as Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs from 2009 to 2013. He also served as Ambassador to the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka and the Republic of Maldives from 2006 to 2009. Prior to that, Ambassador Blake served in India, Tunisia, Algeria, Egypt, and Nigeria as well as holding several positions at the State Department in Washington DC. He received a BA from Harvard College and an MA from John Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies.