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a city in southeastern Guinea, the capital of N’zérékoré Region. Population, 8,600 (1964). The city is a road junction and has an airport. N’zérékoré is the center of an agricultural region producing palm oil, coffee, cocoa, and tobacco. Timber is raised and there is a woodworking industry. Large iron ore deposits are located in the Nimba Mountains east of the city.

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Supplementary polio immunization activities, Guinea, 2015-2016 * Dates Type Regions 2015 Sep 16-19 SNID Faranah, Kankan, Nzerekore, Labe Sep 28-Oct 1 SNID Faranah, Kankan, Nzerekore, Labe Dec 5-8 NID Nationwide 2016 Jan 28-31 NID Nationwide Mar 3-6 NID Nationwide Apr 7-10 NID Nationwide Apr 25-28 SNID Faranah, Kankan Oct 6-9 NID Nationwide Dec 2-5 NID Nationwide Target No.
et Nzerekore sont les prefectures les plus affectees.
The following districts were included: Kissidougou, Gueckedou, Macenta, Nzerekore and Lola (Forest Guinea), Dubreka, Coyah, Forecariah, Telemele and Kindia (Lower Guinea).
Fode Tass Sylla, spokesman for the center that coordinates Guinea's efforts to tackle the Ebola virus, said, according to Reuters: "The young girl who was hospitalized at the Ebola treatment center in Nzerekore [city] is dead.
UNDP was requested by the Guinea's National Coordination Unit against Ebola to complete existing salaries with incentive pays for the French Red Cross, Doctors without Borders and Alima, three Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) operating Ebola Treatment Units (ETUs) in Donka, Macenta, Kissidougou and Nzerekore.
In the Guinean city of Nzerekore, riots broke out on Thursday night over rumours that health workers had infected people with the Ebola virus, a Red Cross official and residents said.
The organization has set up isolation units for suspected cases in the Southern region of Nzerekore and is looking for people who may have had contact with the infected.
Enfin, nos organisations exhortent le nouveau gouvernement guineen a faire de la justice l'une des ses priorites, pour ne pas laisser impunis les graves crimes commis depuis 2007 et notamment ceux du 28 septembre 2009, de Zogota en 2012, de Nzerekore en 2013 ou, plus largement, les violations des droits de l'Homme commises au cours des differentes manifestations politiques organisees dans le cadre des processus electoraux de 2010 et 2013.
Another 29 people were injured in the city of Nzerekore on Friday and Saturday, they said.
1964 near the southeastern city of Nzerekore, in the Forest Region of
JUNE 2005, 19-20 (indicating that ARC's legal aid clinic in Kissidougou received five new rape cases and seven new domestic violence cases in the second quarter of 2005, while the clinic in Nzerekore received three new rape cases and forty-three new cases of assault or beating in the same period); ARC INT'L, MULTI-SECTORAL REFUGEE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM IN THE FOREST REGION OF GUINEA, PROGRESS REPORT JULY--SEPT.
In June, a violent clash between Muslim Malinke and Christian Guerze ethnic groups left two dead in Nzerekore.