Rafael Salas: A Filipino and the first Executive Director of UNFPA

  • Published on: 07/08/2018
  • Rafael Montinola Salas was a Filipino and the first Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, and headed the fund from the time it became operational in 1969 until his untimely death on 3 March 1987. Under his leadership, UNFPA grew from a small trust fund into the world's...