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News Archive for January, 2014

NASP visit DIC in Cox’sbazar

Visitors talking with the floating sex workers at DIC in Cox'sbazar

Dr. Hossain Sarwar Khan, Line Director of National AIDS STD  Programme (NASP) has visited YPSA led Drop in Center (DIC) established for the floating sex workers in Cox’sbazar. Dr. Anisur […]

Smoke free campaign held in Comilla

Government Official receiving festoon from YPSA official

YPSA organized different events including musical program, stickers, leaflet distribution and festoon handover to the government officials in Comilla with the support of Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids (CTFK). Sanjoy […]

Coastal Kids art competition on climate displaced peoples held

Group photo

YPSA and William Carey Academy, Chittagong jointly organized “Coastal Kids Art Competition” with the support of Coastal Kids Project of Displacement Solutions on January 22, 2014. Students of class five […]

Anti Tobacco Campaign at Chittagong Medical Collage and Hospital held

Brigadier General Kondokar Shohidul Islam, Director of Chittagong Medical Collage & Hospital received festoon from YPSA

Brigadier General Kondokar Shohidul Islam, Director of Chittagong Medical Collage & Hospital received festoon displaying the harmful effects of tobacco uses. YPSA Smoke Free Project team organized an Anti Tobacco Campaign at Chittagong […]

Advocacy Meeting with stakeholders on climate displacement issues held at Mirsarai

Meeting

Peoples of Mirsarai coastal area frequently suffered by river erosion, salinity intrusion, arsenic water contamination and strong tidal surges. There were 20 km long mangrove forest along the embankment to […]

300 blankets distributed among the fishermen, persons with disability and indigenous people

A woman from fisherman community receiving blanket

YPSA with the support of Social Islami Bank Limited (SIBL) distributed 300 warm blankets among the fishermen, persons with disability and indigenous people at Sitakund on 16 January 2014. Mohammad Shahin Imran, […]

Orientation workshop for strengthening capacity of the School Management Committees held

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“Strengthening capacity of the School Management Committees would help them to integrate their roles for assuring sustainable option of safe water supply, sanitation and hygiene promotion” speaker said in a two-day […]

SIBL with winter-affected poor people living in hill and coastal area

Md. Arifur Rahman, Chief Executive of YPSA received blankets from Major (Retd.) Dr. Md.Rezaul Haque, Chairman of SIBL

Social Islami Bank Limited (SIBL) handover warm blankets to YPSA for distributing among the winter affected poor Tripuri people (indigenous tribe) living in the hill of SItakund. Md. Arifur Rahman, Chief […]

Candle light vigil to call for stopping preventable deaths caused by tobacco use

candle light vigil place in front of Shadinata Park, Chittagong

Dumpan Mukta Projannamo (Smoke Free Generation), a volunteer group formed by YPSA arranged a candle light vigil to call for stopping preventable deaths caused by tobacco use. The event took place […]