Sharon Capeling-Alakija



Age: 59


Summary: Canadian-born U.N. official who headed the U.N. Volunteers program since 1998 after serving as director for the U.N. Development Fund for Women for five years, and who was known for her humanitarian work in Africa for many years.



Cause of Death: Cancer


Born: May 6, 1944


Died: November 4, 2003


Location: Bonn, Germany