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高二模块六
 Unit 4
Helping people around the world


         Word power
           Brainstorming
In our daily life, we will meet a lot of
problems. What international
organizations can we turn to for help
when we are in trouble?
What organizations can we turn to for help?


                 War
Conflict
earthquake
Typhoon
flood
Famine
disease
poverty
lack of education
      UN SECURITY COUNCIL
Propose integrated strategies for post-
conflict peacebuilding and recovery;
Help to ensure predictable financing for
early recovery activities and sustained
financial investment over the medium- to
longer-term.
Extend the period of attention by the
international community to post-
conflict recovery;
Develop best practices on issues that
require extensive collaboration among
political, military, humanitarian and
development actors.
              China Youth Development
              Foundation ( CYDF )


Its goal is to help
teenagers i________
             mprove
their overall abilities
and make the
e__________ better for
 nvironmen
them to live in.
                      United Nations
                      Peacekeeping Forces


The Department of Peacekeeping
Operations (DPKO) is dedicated to assisting
     ember
the M______ States in the efforts to m______
                                      aintain
                          ecurity
international p_____ and s______.
               eace
                 Food and Agriculture
                 Organization of the
                 United Nations
FAO leads international efforts to d_____
                                     efeat
hunger. It helps improve a_________,
                            griculture
forestry and fisheries practices and
              utrition
ensure good n_______ for all. It has
f_______ special attention on developing
 ocused
r____ areas, home to 70% of the world’s
 ural
poor and hungry people.
                                WHO


                       ____.
It was established in 1948 It’s objective
is the attainment by all peoples of the
                   evel
highest possible l____ of health. Health is
defined in WHO’s Constitution as a state
of complete p_______, mental and social
               hysical
well-being and not merely the absence of
disease of infirmity.
               International Committee
               of the Red Cross


It was e_________ in 1863 in Geneva,
         stablished
Swiss. It is an impartial, neutral and
independent organization, whose mission
is to p______ the lives and d_____ of
        rotect                ignity
victims of war and internal violence and
to p______ them with assistance.
     rovide
               United Nations
               Educational, Scientific and
               Cultural Organization

It was founded on Nov.16, ____ in Paris.
                          1945
Today, ___ nations are members of
       191
UNESCO.
                       education
Its biggest concern is _________. Their
goal is f____ education for all children
         ree
around the world. And they are
especially concerned about educational
o___________ for girls.
 pportunities
Read the short passage and pay
attention to the names of the
organizations in blue.
Then use the information to
complete the chart in Part B.
International organizations
 Specialized agencies:
    联合国专门机构
(1) International Labour Organization
    国际劳工组织
(2) Food and Agricultural Organization
    联合国粮农组织
(3) UN Educational, Scientific and
   Cultural Organization

     联合国教科文组织
(4) World Health Organization
      世界卫生组织
(5) International Civil Aviation
   Organization
     国际民用航空组织
(6) Universal Postal Union
     万国邮政联盟
(7) World Bank Group
     世界银行组织
(8) International Monetary Fund
    国际货币基金组织
Programmes and funds:
(9) UN Children’s Fund
     联合国儿童基金会
(10) UN Environment Programme
    联合国环境规划署
(11) UN Drugs Control Programme
    联合国毒品控制署
(12) UN Development Programme
    联合国开发计划署
(13) UN Development Fund for Women
    联合国妇女发展基金会
Complete the article, using the
information from Parts A and B.
The UN is an important international
organization that helps many people
around the world. One of the most
important groups within the UN is the
    World Bank Group
(1) _________________.
It includes the International Monetary
Fund, which loans money to developing
countries to help them with their
development projects. The UN is also
made up of many other agencies. These
include:
       Universal Postal Union
the(2)_____________________, which
makes sure we can send and receive post
to and from every part of the world;
the(3)______________________________
      UN Educational, Scientific and
____________________ which promotes
Cultural Organization
education and cultural development and
protects the world’s natural and cultural
heritage;
      Food and Agricultural Organization
the(4)______________________________
which works to improve food and farming,
and the living standards of rural
populations. Other agencies help improve
the lives of many people around the world.
These agencies include the (5)
International Labour Organization
_____________________________
which helps to improve working conditions
and create employment opportunities.
It also aims to solve problems such as child
labour. Finally, the
   World Health Organization
(6)_________________________ tries to
solve health problems.
What do these stand for?
the USA      the United Kingdom
             the Public Service
the UK       Advertisement
             the United States of
the PRC      America
             the People’s Republic of
the PSA      China
            What is an acronym?

An acronym is the shortened version of a
name. It consists of the first letters of each
word of the name. As for the pronunciation
of an acronym, it is sometimes read as
individual letters and sometimes read as a
new word.
Work out the following acronyms using
the information in Part A.

acronym              stand for

  FAO      Food and Agricultural
           Organization
  ILO      International Labour
           Organization
acronym            stand for

UNESCO UN Educational, Scientific
       and Cultural Organization
 WHO
          World Health Organization


 UNEP     UN Nations Environment
          Programme
    Could you give some more examples?

acronym           stand for
 WTO      World Trade Organization

NATO      North Atlantic Treaty
          Organization
 ADB      Asian Development bank
acronym            stand for

 ICRC     International Committee of
          the red Cross

 ITU      International
          Telecommunication
          Union
          Language points
1. It includes the International Monetary
 Fund which loans money to …
 loan v./n. 借出,贷与
e.g. The bank is happy to loan money to
    small businesses.
    It took three years to repay my
    student loan.
2. It also aims to eliminate problems such
  as child labour.
  eliminate vt. 除去 ;淘汰
e.g. He tried to _________ all political
                 eliminate
    opposition.
   他设法消除所有的政治对手。
          Homework
1. Try to remember the names of the
  international organizations.
2. Preview “Grammar and usage”.

				
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