Bangladesh is one of the four regional institutions of the United Nations

The four regional institutions are the Statistical Institute for Asia and the Pacific (SIAP), the Asian and Pacific Training Center for Information and Communication Technology for Development (APCIANT), and the Center for Science and Technology. Development of Disaster Information Management (APDIM).

Bangladesh has been a member of the Board of Directors of four regional institutions of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNSCAP) in Bangkok and Thailand.