The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) focuses on promoting sustainable development, eradicating poverty, and reducing inequalities around the world. UNDP was established in 1965 and operates in more than 170 countries and territories.
The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT) focuses on urban development, housing, and sustainable urbanization. UN-HABITAT was established in 1978 and is headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya. Its primary goal is to promote socially and environmentally sustainable cities and human settlements, with a focus on improving the quality of life for people living in urban areas, especially in developing countries.
The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) was established in 1946 with the primary mission of advocating for the protection and well-being of children around the world. UNICEF works in over 190 countries and territories, providing assistance to children and families in need, promoting child rights, and addressing various challenges that affect children's lives.
The World Food Programme (WFP) is the food assistance branch of the United Nations and is the world's largest humanitarian organization focused on addressing hunger and food insecurity. Established in 1961, WFP works to provide food assistance to vulnerable populations in crisis and supports efforts to eliminate hunger and malnutrition globally.