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Why the WHO finally declared monkeypox a global public health emergency

16 mins | Jul 31, 2022
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The WHO has sounded its loudest alarm. With more than 16,000 cases of monkeypox identified globally since May 2022, the WHO has finally declared the first international emergency since the outbreak of COVID-19. However, the decision is not without controversy. Keren Landman reports on the key points, why the WHO reached this decision and what it will accomplish.