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Former USG Margaret Anstee died on August 25, 2016 at age 90

Friday, 09 September 2016

Global | DPI | iSeek

“Ms. Anstee dedicated herself for many years to working in difficult conditions in developing countries around the world”, noted Ban Ki-moon in a message issued on the occasion of her funeral. “At different points in her long career, she was responsible for delivering disaster relief in Bangladesh and in Mexico, helping the children of Chernobyl after the nuclear accident, and running peace operations in Angola.”