Training workshop on Health & WASH outreach activities for Community Health Volunteers at Kutubdia, Moheskhali, Pekua & Chakaria Upazila of Cox’sbazar District. A total of 81 Community Health Volunteers (CHV) have participated in this training workshop who will facilitate the Court Yard Meeting on Health & WASH issues in their areas. Mr. Mahedi Hasan, Dr. Showmen Palit, Mrs. Aklima Sharmin Eity from IOM, Md. Sirajuddin Belal and Md. Harun from YPSA have facilitated the training sessions.
YPSA has started Health & WASH outreach Project for the poor and vulnerable community peoples of Cox’sbazar with the support of International Migration Organization (IOM). YPSA will work 27 unions under the 4 Upazila (Kutubdia, Moheskhali, Pekua & Chakaria Upazila) of Cox’sbazar District. Initially YPSA has selected 81 volunteers from 4 Upazila. The objective of this training to orient selected volunteers who will facilitate the Court Yard Meeting on different Health & WASH issues & others assigned activities.
Chakaria Upazilla: YPSA organized the workshop for the volunteers of Chakaria Upazilla in a local training centre on 30 December 2014. A total of 30 volunteers participated in the workshop. Chakaria Upazilla Health & Family Planning Officer (UH&FPO) Dr. Abdus Salam has inaugurated the program as a Chief Guest. Mr. Abu Naman, NGO activists and Executive Director of ASC was the guest in the closing ceremony.
Moheskhali Upazilla: Orientation for the volunteers of Moheskhali Upazilla held in a Local training centre on 31 December 2014. 18 volunteers participated in the orientation. Moheskhali Upazilla Health & Family Planning Officer Dr. Suchinto Chowdhury has inaugurated the orientation program as a Chief Guest.
Pekua & Kutubdia Upazilla: Orientation for the volunteers of Pekua & Kutubdia Upazilla held at Pekua Upazilla UNO conference hall on 3 January 2015. Total 33 volunteers from Kutubdia and Pekua Upazilla participated in the orientation program. Representative from Chakaria Upazilla Health & Family Planning Officer (UH&FPO) Dr. Mohammed Ismail inaugurated the orientation program and UNO of Pekua Upazila Mr. Maruf Rashid Khan was present as a chief guest in the closing ceremony.