Lucie van Mens




Age: 59


Summary: Dutch AIDS prevention researcher and director of program development and support at the Chicago-based Female Health Company who had worked on AIDS prevention for 20 years in the area of female contraception as she fought for global access to female condoms as a preventative weapon against HIV transmission.



Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a plane crash


Born: March 7, 1955


Died: July 17, 2014


Location: Hrabove, Ukraine