16th Chinese medical team
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Unspecified Chinese Government Institution [Government Agency]
Health (Code: 120)
Free-standing technical assistance
On August 28, 2012, the 16th medical team of 45 members arrived in Cameroon. 12 of the 45 members are also members of the previous medical team (15th medical team). The team worked at Yaounde Gynaeco-Obstetric and Pediatric Hospital, Mbalmayo District Hospital, and Guider District Hospital for two years. China has been sending medical teams to Cameroon every two years since 1975. Shanxi Province has been responsible for sending the teams.
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