Philippe Rouzier

 

 

Age: 63

 

Summary: Haitian-Canadian prominent economist and former professor of economics at Laval University in Quebec, Canada who had previously served as an economics adviser to former Haitian president Jean-Bertrand Aristide and was also chief economist for the UN Development Programme, but who had been most recently working as a civil affairs officer with the United Nations Stabilisation Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) focusing on ideas for poverty reduction.

 

 

Cause of Death: Killed during an earthquake

 

Born: 1946

 

Died: January 12, 2010

 

Location: Port-au-Prince, Haiti