Kenema

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Kenema

 

a city in eastern Sierra Leone; administrative center of the Eastern Province. Railroad station. Kenema is a trade center for palm oil, cocoa, and coffee. There is wood-products industry and sawmilling. Diamonds are mined near Kenema.

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[1] Epidemic Intelligence Service, CDC; [2] Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC; [3] Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, CDC; [4] UNICEF, Sierra Leone; [5] GOAL, Sierra Leone; [6] Kenema Government Hospital, Kenema, Sierra Leone; [7] Sierra Leone Ministry of Social Welfare, Gender, and Children's Affairs (Corresponding author: Seung Hee Lee-Kwan, sleekwan@cdc.gov, 770-488-6020)
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