The UN works for world peace and development in many different ways.
It organises peace-keeping forces in trouble spots around the world.
It is also linked with organisations which help people around the world. These include:
- UNHCR (United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees)
- UNICEF (United Nations Children's Fund)
- UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation)
- FAO (Food and Agriculture Organisation)
- WHO (World Health Organisation)