Statement from the U.S. Mission on the Death of Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin

June 5, 2017


We are saddened to learn of the passing of Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). We send our prayers and heartfelt condolences to his family and the staff of UNFPA. We are grateful for Dr. Osotimehin’s many years of service, dedicated to improving global health. His leadership made a difference in the lives of so many around the world.