Zaida Catalan


Age: 36

Swedish lawyer and politician for the Swedish Green Party who was known for her work in animal rights, equality and the sex purchase law (which she supported) and became the chairman of the political youth organization Young Greens of Sweden between 2001 and 2005, but who was kidnapped along with her American colleague Michael Sharp and their Congolese interpreter on March 12, 2017 during a peacekeeping mission near the village of Ngombe in the Central Kasai province in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, where she was employed by the United Nations as a humanitarian expert on sexual violence for the European Union police work EUPOL since 2010.

Cause of Death: Murdered by decapitation

Born: October 6, 1980

Died: March 29, 2017

Kananga, Democratic Republic of Congo