The MHTF and the maternal health community lost a friend and champion with the death of Amy Coen this morning. She will be deeply missed by the MHTF and the field.
From Population Action International:
PAI celebrates the life of Amy Coen, who passed away this morning. Amy’s life was filled with extraordinary achievements and service to women around the world. From the domestic clinics of Planned Parenthood to the international policy hallways of the UN, to rural communities all around the world, Amy was intrepid, fearless, tireless and passionate. She had an indomitable spirit in life, and will be deeply missed in death.