DAM is registered in Bangladesh with a number of authorities:

Department of Social Welfare registration number: 316/1963

Registered under the Societies Act: Registration no. S5682 (799)/06

Registered with the NGO Affairs Bureau: Registration no. 246 09/12/1987

Registered with the MRA: License no. DFED- 00109-02243-00747

  Affiliations with United Nations Agencies

Consultative Status with UN ECOSOC

Consultative Status with UNESCO