WHO eyes decision on monkeypox 'emergency'

By Jennifer Rigby
Updated June 23 2022 - 6:06pm, first published 6:02pm
Monkeypox does not spread as easily as COVID-19 and there are vaccines and treatments available.

The World Health Organisation is set to decide whether to declare monkeypox a global health emergency, stirring criticism from leading African scientists who say it has been a crisis in their region for years.

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