Henrike Grohs


Age: 51

German social anthropologist and director of the Goethe Institute's branch in the Ivory Coast who joined the German cultural association in December 2013, where she previously served as a consultant for culture and development at the Goethe-Institut in Johannesburg, South Africa and who was also a member of the digital concept of the Music in Africa project, which was founded in July 2013 under the Music in Africa Foundation with the support of the Siemens Stiftung.

Cause of Death: Shot to death during a terrorist attack

Born: June 8, 1964

Died: March 13, 2016

Grand-Bassam, Ivory Coast