The World Health Organization

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The World Health Organization is a very important international agency. Around the world this group's volunteers and staff are working to treat disease outbreaks, provide immunizations and health education. Have you ever wondered how this important work gets done? How do organizations like the World Health Organization help? What kinds of problems do they have to solve? Read How Do They Help? The World Health Organization to learn more about many people who help in your community and around the world.


  • Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5
  • Dewey: 362.1
  • Graphics: Full-color photographs
  • Reinforced book (9781631880308): 8.25 x 8.25, 24 pages, © 2015
  • Paperback (9781631880735): 8.25 x 8.25, 24 pages, © 2015
  • PDF (9781631881169): 8.25 x 8.25, 24 pages, © 2015
  • Hosted ebook (9781631881596): 8.25 x 8.25, 24 pages, © 2015
  • Series: Community Connections
  • Subseries: How Do They Help?


  • Lexile® Measure: 850
  • Accelerated Reader® Quiz: 170095
  • Accelerated Reader® Reading Level: 4.8
  • Accelerated Reader® Interest Level: LG
  • Accelerated Reader® Points: 0.5

BISAC Subjects

Table of Contents

  • Working for Worldwide Health
  • From 1948 Onward
  • How WHO Operates
  • Glossary
  • Find Out More
  • Index
  • About the Author


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