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Also, a new study estimates that safe burials may have saved 1,400 to 10,400 lives in West Africa's outbreak.
One recommendations is for all nations to assess preparedness and animal health capacities by 2019.
Tedros, the first African to lead the WHO, succeeds Margaret Chan on Jul 1 as she steps down from the post after serving the global health agency for 10 years.
Though deep cuts aren't likely to be enacted, health groups and experts aired strong concerns.
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