WHO doesn't expect monkeypox to turn into another pandemic

The World Health Organization (WHO) does not believe the monkeypox outbreak outside Africa will turn into another pandemic, an official said on Monday. Rosamund Lewis, technical lead for monkeypox from the WHO Health Emergencies Programme said that while WHO is "not concerned," the outbreak will lead to a pandemic, there are worries that individuals may acquire the infection through high-risk exposure if they don’t have the information they need to protect themselves.

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