Martine de Schutter

 

 

 

Age: 49

 

Summary: Dutch prominent AIDS activist, cultural anthropologist and executive director of AIDS Action Europe from 2004 until 2014 who had worked for organizations associated with the AIDS Fonds Foundation and was involved with initiatives including the EU HIV/AIDS Civil Society Forum and the HIV/AIDS Clearinghouse, and who recently became programme manager of the Amsterdam advocacy group Bridging the Gaps, which provides support for sex workers, LGBT and drug users.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a plane crash

 

Born: March 14, 1965

 

Died: July 17, 2014

 

Location: Hrabove, Ukraine