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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 February, 2014

Forest dependent people received 20 million Taka from YPSA-BSRM Khet Khamar Project

Muhammad Ashraf Hossain, UNO handover cheque to the forest dependent people

2 groups of forest dependent people in Mirsharai Upazila received 20 million Taka (10 million each group) from YPSA-BSRM Khet Khamar Project at the office of Upazila Nirbahi Officer on…

Workshop on “Recent Trends in Development and Bangladesh Perspectives” held

Workshop participants

“Trends of Development issue changing regularly and plans and programs of Bangladesh in last four decades remarkably parallels with the phases of world’s development forethought. Bangladesh never left the path…

Anti tobacco sticker campaign held on International Mother Language Day

Human Chain

Dhumpan Mukto Projonmo (Smoke Free Generation), a forum comprised with youth volunteers formed by YPSA organized a sticker campaign at a book fair held at Muslim Hall, Chittagong to celebrate International…

Discussion meeting on Right to Food held at Sitakund

Meeting

YPSA organized a discussion meeting on Right to Food at YPSA HRDC Campus, Sitakund on 16 February 2014. Speakers stress different hazards to food safety. General awareness about food safety…

Workshop on “Implementation of Smoke-free Guideline and Tobacco Control Act” held

Group photo

“It is possible to make smoke-free area of local government through creating social awareness participating by all walks of people united” speakers said in a two-day workshop on “Implementation of…

Workshop on “District NGO Web Portal Development” held at Faridpur DC Office

Workshop participants

Faridpur District Administration and Ministry of Information & Communication Technology arranged a workshop on “District NGO Web Portal Development” at Faridpur DC Office on 11 February. Representatives from 8 districts including Assistant…

Discussion meeting with media representative on climate displacement held

Meeting

YPSA organized discussion meeting with leading media representatives from print, online and electronic media for raising mass awareness on climate displacement issues held at Pitstop restaurant of Chittagong on 10…

Mr Arifur Rahman, Chief Executive of YPSA attended BBC Bangladesh Sanglap as Panelist

BBC Bangladesh Sanglap, Dhaka, 08-Feb-2014, Series III – Ep 59 Panelists : Mr Saifuzzaman Chowdhury MP – State Minister for Land; Former president of Chittagong Chamber of Commerce and Industry…

Conducting mobile court frequently could reduce tobacco use at public places

Meeting organized by YPSA

“We will start conducting mobile court soon but, only mobile court conducting is not enough to stop smoking in the public places. It needs strong public awareness as well” said…

YPSA greet new Country Director and sendoff to leaving Country Director of Shapla Neer

Group photo

YPSA warmly welcomed newly joined Country Director Mr. Michito UCHIMOTO and said farewell to leaving Country Director Ms. Yukiko Fujisaki of Shapla Neer, Bangladesh Office in the 3rd quarterly meeting…