Name of Important Agency and Headquarters
|Name of Agency
|Universal Postal Union (UPU)
|The UPU is a specialised agency of the United Nations that coordinates postal policies among member nations, in addition to the worldwide postal system.
|International Labour Organisation (ILO)
|To improve conditions and living standard of workers.
|International Monetary Fund (IMF)
|Promotes international monetary cooperation.
|Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO)
|To improve living conditions of rural population.
|International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD)
|To provide funds from different sources, offers loans to middle income developing countries.
|United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF)
|To promote children’s welfare all over the world.
|United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO)
|To promote collaboration among nations through education, science and culture.
|International Telecommunication Union (ITU)
|Sets international regulations for radio telegraph, telephone and space radio communications.
|International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO)
|It codifies the principles and techniques of international air navigation and fosters the planning and development of international air transport to ensure safe and orderly growth.
|World Health Organisation (WHO)
|Attainment of highest possible level of health by all people.
|International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
|To promote peaceful uses of atomic energy.
|International Development Association (IDA)
|An affiliate of the World Bank, aims to help under-developed countries raise living standards.
|United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
|Helps developing countries increase the wealth producing capabilities of their natural and human resources.
|United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP)
|Promotes international cooperation in human environment.
|World Trade Organisation (WTO)
|Setting rules for world trade to reduce tariffs.