Regional Institutions

ESCAP has the following five regional institutions:

Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (Incheon City, Korea)
Asian and Pacific Centre for Transfer of Technology (New Delhi, India)
Asian and Pacific Centre for the Development of Disaster Information Management (Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran)
Centre for Sustainable Agricultural Mechanization (Beijing, China)
Statistical Institute for Asia and the Pacific (Makuhari, Chiba Prefecture, Japan)

The regional institutions support the substantive divisions of ESCAP in their programming goals. Each regional institute has a governing council. Governing councils are responsible for reviewing the institutes’ administration and financial status; implementation of programme of work; advising the institute directors on the formulation of the programme of work.