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News Archive for March, 2014

Advocacy meeting on “Budget Allocation for Smoke Free Campaign” held in Cox’s Bazar

Meeting

“Cox’s Bazar Pouroshova will allocate a budget for doing smoke free activities to implement the smoke free guideline in line with tobacco control law” said Mr. Sarwar Kamal, Mayor, Cox’s…

Anti-smoking cycle rally held in Chittagong

Group photo was taken in front of Chittagong Court Building

Dhumpan Mukto Projonmo (Smoke Free Generation) organized a bicycle rally to spread the message “Smoking is prohibited in public places and transports” with the support of YPSA and Campaign For…

Require integrated approach for rehabilitation of climate displaced people

Panel

Rehabilitation of climate displaced persons by the government and non-government sectors are, to date, insignificant in terms of the total number of displaced persons. Importantly, livelihood problems remain after the…

The government should allocate minimum 20 percent of total budget for education sector

Panel speakers

“According to the declaration of World Conference on Education for All in 2000 Dakar, Senegal, 180 countries including Bangladesh adopted Education for All (EFA) goal by 2015. We are now very close…

Anti Tobacco Media Alliance (ATMA) organized a meeting with the support of YPSA

Meeting

Media personnel from different print and electric media of Chittagong division urged to create social movement for banning tobacco advertisement and controlling tobacco farming around the country in a meeting…

International Women’s Day obesrved with a call to ensure women’s rights

YPSA rally

YPSA and Sitakunda Upazilla Administration jointly celebrated International Women’s Day 2014 with the theme “Equality for women is progress for all”  organizing various program including rally, discussion and fair  focusing…

Training workshop on implementation of smoke free guideline and tobacco control law held in Comilla

Training Workshop in Comilla

“Local government will allocate budget for implementing smoke free guideline in their annual budget plan” said the chief guest in the certificate ceremony session of the training workshop on “Implementation…

Former president of YPSA’s EC gets warm reception

YPSA officials are handing over official crest (Memento) to Adv. Moktader Billah.

YPSA has given warm reception to Advocate Moktader Billah, former president of YPSA’s Executive Committee in an occasion held at the head office on 5 March, 2014. “Sustaining an organization…

YPSA gives memorandum to Minister of Liberation War Affairs and Advisor of MAB

YPSA is giving a memorandum to Minister of Liberation War Affairs and Advisor of MAB

A discussion meeting in association with Municipal Association of Bangladesh (MAB) was held on 1st March, 2014 in Khagrachari Pouroshova. In the meeting, Alhaj A.K.M Mozammel Haque, Minister of Liberation War…

Consultation Meeting with Stakeholders of Cox’s Bazar on Climate Displacement held

Meeting at Zilla Parishad Conference Hall of Cox’s Bazar

“Cox’s Bazar city is now full of climate displaced peoples came from different vulnerable Upazilas of the Cox’sbazar district as well as different districts of the country. Their rights of…