Ippy

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Ippy
Ippy is located in Central African Republic
Ippy
Ippy
Location in Central African Republic
Coordinates: 6°15′N 21°12′E / 6.250°N 21.200°E / 6.250; 21.200
Country Central African Republic
Prefecture Ouaka
District Ippy District
Population
 • Total 16,571

Ippy is a town located in the Central African Republic prefecture of Ouaka.

The Ippy Hospital was founded by American missionary Margaret Nicholl Laird with facilities including 60 beds, two operating theaters and a 1,000 English-language medical textbook library. Laird herself worked at the hospital 1964, and nowadays the hospital has been described as a "shell of its former self".[1]

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Coordinates: 6°15′N 21°12′E / 6.250°N 21.200°E / 6.250; 21.200