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News Archive for March, 2010

Workshop on Review of Smoke Free guideline held in Feni, Comilla and Cox’s Bazar Municipalities

Meeting at Cox'sbazar

YPSA has developed draft smoke free guideline with the collaboration of Smoke free coalitions for Feni, Comilla and Cox’s Bazar Municipality with the aim to protect the non smoking people of Chittagong andBangladesh working…

Insecticide-treated mosquito net distributed to the poor families to prevent Malaria

As the Rangunia Upazila is estimated as High-risk Malaria Zone, YPSA distributed Insecticide-treated mosquito net to the 24 thousands poor families last year to prevent Malaria. Other 16 thousand poor…

World Tuberculosis Day 2010 observed

Rally

“On the Move against Tuberculosis, Innovate to Accelerate Action” On World TB Day 2010, YPSA and Coordination Committee have organized a procession in front of the Civi; Surgeon Office Chittagong …

International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination celebrated

YPSA, BITA and We Can Alliance to End Domestic Violence, Chittagong jointly celebrated the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination 2010 in Chittagong on 21 March. A colorful…

YPSA observed World Water Day 2010

YPSA observed “World Water Day 2010. Rally and discussion meeting has been organized at Choto Darogahat under Sitakund Upazilla on 20 March in order to mark the day. Theme of…

Training for school management committee and community volunteer groups in Coxs Bazar

To ensuring the disaster friendly watsan facilities in the cyclone shelters, A Three-day training workshop for the School Management Committee and Community Volunteer groups held during 16- 18 March’10 at…

Art exhibition themed on “What do children believe in?” held

YPSA arranged an Art exhibition themed on “What do children believe in?” at YPSA Head Office on 16 March. Children at ages ranging from 4 to 16 attended the Art…

YPSA observed World Consumers Rights Day ’10 in Comilla

YPSA observed World Consumers Rights Day ’10 in Comilla on 15 March. YPSA, CAB, BLAST, UNITED PEOPLES TRUST, DISTRICT CONSUMER RIGHTS PROTECTION COMITTEE & CUSTOMER CLUB jointly organized a rally…

Orientation program on Actions to Combat Trafficking-in-Persons (ACT) Program at Cox’sbazar

YPSA has started Actions to Combat Trafficking-in-Persons (ACT) Program in Chittagong Division with the support of Winrock International & USAID. An orientation program on ACT program was held at District Commissioner Office…

Seminar on “Women’s Day and Women Empowerment: Bangladesh Perspective” held

“Male domination and subordination of women are the underlying tenants of the country’s social structure. Men have the economic control and therefore are the decision makers. Women’s lives are dominated…

Chittagong Change Makers Convention 2010′ held

Chagemakers Assembly

Paribarik Nirjaton Protirodh Jote (Alliance to End Domestic Violence against Women) and YPSA jointly organized Change Makers Convention 2010′ at Sitakund on 9 March. Abdullah Al Baker Bhuiyan, Chairman of…

Direct election should be arranged for the reserved seats for women

Direct election should be arranged for the reserved seats for women at the national parliament. Government should undertake necessary measures to execute the CEDAW to end discrimination against women in all forms.…

Internship program for the students of Asian University for Women Inaugurated

Meeting

Inauguration ceremony of internship program for the students of Asian University for Women (AUW) was held at YPSA on 2 March. In first batch a total of 18 students of…

Orientation Workshop on Smoke Free Policy held in Comilla

YPSA organized a Orientation Workshop on Smoke Free Policy in Comilla on 1st March with the assistance of Bloomberg Initiatives and Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids.. All the Coalition members…