Kateryna Handziuk

 

 

Age: 33

 

Summary: Ukrainian prominent anti-corruption activist and campaigner who exposed corruption in her hometown of Kherson, Ukraine and was also a city council member, who also campaigned against Russian-backed separatism and posted a video in which she urged Ukrainians to fight rampant corruption, who suffered burns over 40% of her body and severe eye damage as a result of an assault with sulphuric acid in front of her house on July 31, 2018 and had undergone 11 operations.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from injuries sustained in an acid attack

 

Born: June 17, 1985

 

Died: November 4, 2018

 

Location: Kiev, Ukraine