Summary: Tunisian-born U.N. official known for his contributions to a steady improvement in Haiti's fraught political landscape who was credited with overseeing a situation in a blighted country that was turning the corner where stability and development were mutually reinforced after he was appointed as head of the mission in the United Nations Stabilisation Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) in 2007.
Cause of Death: Killed during an earthquake
Born: September 4, 1944
Died: January 12, 2010
Location: Port-au-Prince, Haiti