Saturday, September 02, 2006
Jeanette Fournier, a public health worker for ICRC, was killed when her vehicle struck a mine or some type of UXO, northwest of Ziguinchor, in the Casamance region of Senegal. Three others in the vehicle were wounded. Fournier, a Swiss-American, had been working with ICRC since 1980. Condolences to family, friends and colleagues.