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YPSA, an organization in Consultative Status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (UN ECOSOC) since 2013

News Archive for 2013

Forest dependent people of Mirsarai Upazila receive donation

Mr. Muhammad Ashraf hossain, Upazila Nirbahi Officer distributed the cheque to the leaders of Khaiyachara and Baroiadala National Park Co-Management Committee

Forest dependent people of Mirsarai Upazila received donation of 350000 Taka from YPSA and Arannayk Foundation in an occasion held at the office of Mirsarai Upazila Nirbahi Officer on 30 […]

Construction work of water and sanitation facility for the Abdul Bari Government Primary School started

inaugural program

Construction work of water and sanitation facility for the Abdul Bari Government Primary School has been inaugurated by Mr. Mohammad Taiyab, 18 East Bakolia Ward Commissioner of Chittagong City Corporation […]

YPSA participated in the Workshop on Implementation of TC Law In Bangladesh held in Bangkok

Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids (CTFK) has organized a workshop on “Implementation of Tobacco Control Law in Bangladesh” from 3-6 December 2013 in Bangkok, Thailand. 25 participants from 9 Bangladeshi […]

Human rights training workshop held at cox’sbazar

Workshop session

YPSA organized a two-day human rights training workshop at Shanta Niloy(A Shelter Home for the trafficking survivors), Cox’sbazar from 26-27 December, 2013. A total of 16 enrolled trafficking survivors from […]

Advocacy workshop on malaria prevention and control held at Rangunia

YPSA organized advocacy workshop on malaria prevention and control at Rangunia Upazila Conference hall

YPSA organized advocacy workshop on malaria prevention and control at Rangunia Upazila Conference hall on 26 December 2013. Dr. Mohammed Abu Taiyab, Upazila Health & Family Welfare Officer presided the workshop while Mr. […]

Climate Change Adaption by Ensuring Water and Sanitation Facility in Cyclone Shelter project inaugurated

Inaugural

YPSA is implementing a project “Climate Change Adaption by Ensuring Water and Sanitation Facility in Cyclone Shelter” funded by Every Drop Matters (EDM), a partnership between the United Nations Development […]

42nd anniversary of Victory Day celebrated

Rally

Dhumpan Mukto Projonmo (Smoke Free Generation), a volunteer group formed by YPSA celebrated the 42nd anniversary of Victory Day of Bangladesh at Chittagong on 16 December 2013.  Volunteers and YPSA team laid […]

International Migrants Day 2013 observed

Successful migrant receiving crest from DC of Cox'sbazar

YPSA, Survivor Voice “ ANIRBAN, Cox’sbazar District Administration, Cox’sbazar District Employment & Manpower Office Jointly organized discussion meeting, information fair & documentary film show at Cox’sbazar on 18 December to […]

Rana plaza victim Jarina Khatun’s family receive financial assistance

Ceremony

Ms. Sharmin Akter, daughter of deceased Jarina Khatun of Kowkhali Upazila received financial assistance of Taka 100,000 from Actionaid Bangladesh with the support of YPSA in an occasion on 14 […]

YPSA organized a two-day orientation program for the recently recruited staffs

Group photo of participants

YPSA Human Resource Management and Development (HRM&D) Department organized a two-day orientation program during 14-15 December 2013 at HRDC, Chittagong. Recently recruited staffs of YPSA attended the orientation program. Chief Executive of […]

YPSA observed Human Rights Day 2013

YPSA formed human chain at the district Shahid Minar premises, Cox'sbazar

Survivor Voice ANIRBAN with support from YPSA organized human chain, signature campaign and quiz competition on human rights, human trafficking and safe migration in Cox’sbazar to mark the Human Rights […]

Human Rights Day 2013 observed

Rally

YPSA Guliakhali and Bhuiyanpara Jonokendra arranged rally and discussion meeting to mark the Human Rights Day 2013 at Sitakund on 10 December with the support of Actionaid Bangladesh.

Aleya Begum honored as “Joyeeta Woman”

Ms. Aleya Begum from YPSA has been honored as “Joyeeta Woman”.

YPSA Guliakhali Jonokendra Manager and UP Member of Muradpur Union under Sitakund Ms. Aleya Begum has been honored as “Joyeeta Woman” for her outstanding contribution on social development in an […]

International Day of Persons with Disabilities 2013 observed

Group photo

Federation of Disabled People Organization, Sitakund arranged a discussion meeting to mark the International Day of Persons with Disabilities on December 3, 2013 with the support of YPSA and Actionaid […]

16 PWDs receive Entrepreneurs Development Training at Sitakund

PWD's in the training workshop

16 people with disabilities including men and women from different areas of Sitakund Upazila attended a two-day training workshop on Entrepreneurs Development aimed to be self-employed and play important role […]

One to one advocacy for ensuring housing land and property rights of climate displaced people held

One to one advocacy with Mr. Mostafa Kamal Pasa, Member of Parliament of Sandwip

One to one advocacy with the local government and influential persons for ensuring housing land and property rights of climate displaced people held in Sandwip (An island near Chittagong). YPSA’s […]

Stakeholder Consultation Meeting on Climate Displacement Issue held at Sandwip

Meeting

Continuous sea-level rise and massive erosion, both manifestations of global climate change, are shrinking the size of Sandwip upazila and this is on the verge of disappearance. Climate displaced people […]

Capacity building through vocational training can keep the floating children away from the life of crime.

Meeting at Pitstop Restaurant

YPSA with the support of HSBC Future First organized sharing meeting titled “The Situation of the vulnerable and floating children of Chittagong and Comilla City” on 23 November 2013 at […]

23 rescued in Ctg while being trafficked to Malaysia: YPSA’s support for survivors

Police in a drive rescued 23 people while being trafficked to Malaysia in Khatiberhat area under Panchlaish police station of the city early Saturday. Shah Abdur Rauf, assistant commissioner of […]

Contract Signed for “Climate Resilient Participatory Afforestation and Reforestation Project ( CRPARP)”

Contract singing between Mr.Farid Uddin Ahmed , Executive Director of Arannayk Foundation (AF) and Mr.Md. Arifur Rahman, Chief Executive of YPSA

YPSA and Arannayk Foundation (AF) recently made an official contract to implement a comprehensive long term project called “Climate Resilient Participatory Afforestation and Reforestation Project ( CRPARP)” . The Bangladesh […]