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News Archive for May, 2015

Barhmanbaria Pourosova commits to continue tobacco control initiatives and allocate budget

lobbying meeting at Barhmanbaria

YPSA has organized a lobbying meeting with Brahmanbaria Pourosova on “Budget allocation for implementing tobacco control initiatives” on 28th May 2015 in Brahmanbaria Pourashava with the support of Campaign for…

Comilla City Corporation printed 4000 Smoke Free vigilance notices and organized meeting from their own budget

Group photo with mayor

In the fiscal year 2014-2015, Comilla City Corporation allocated budget of one lac (0.1 million) Taka for implementing the smoke free guideline and Tobacco control activities. From this budget Comilla…

Orientation for village doctors held at Rangunia

YPSA’s Malaria Control program organized a orientation program for village doctors held at Mogoler Hat Utshob Community Center, Rangunia on 19 May, 2015. Upazilla Health Officer Dr. Sheikh Fazle Rabbi…

YPSA celebrated its 30th anniversary

Cake cutting

YPSA celebrated its 30th anniversary at YPSA Head Office Chittagong on May 20, 2015. Md. Arifur Rahman, Chief Executive, Md. Mahabubur Rahman, Director (SD), Mr. Palash Chowdhury, Director (Finance), Md.…

Tobacco control task force meeting held in Comilla

Task force meeting in Comilla

Tobacco Control Task force meeting was held on 21 May 2015  Comilla  Deputy Commissioner’s (DC) office conference room in  Comilla. Md. Hasanuzzaman Kollol, Deputy Commissioner of Comilla district and President of tobacco control…

Tobacco control task force meeting held in Cox’s Bazar

Task force meeting

Tobacco Control Task force meeting was held at Cox’s Bazar District Administration Office on 19 May 2015. Mr. Md. Ali Hossain, Deputy Commissioner of Cox’s Bazar district and President of…

Staff induction meeting for new project held

Meeting at YPSA Head Office, Chittagong

YPSA has started implementing a new project YPSA-EU-SRHR (Creating and enabling environment for young people to claim and access their sexual and reproductive health rights in Bangladesh) at Panchari Upazilla…

Sensitization meeting on Better Sexual and Reproductive Health held

Meeting

YPSA organized a local level sensitization meeting on “Link Up: Better Sexual and Reproductive Health & Rights for Young People Affected by HIV” with the GOs, NGOs and Civil Society.…

YPSA attends Legal Aid Fair

YPSA stall

YPSA set up a stall at Legal Aid Fair held at Chittagong court building premises on May 6, 2015. Chittagong district and session Judge Nurul Huda inaugurated the fair.

Historical and impressive Moment!

Group photo

For  the first time in Bangladesh, YPSA with the collaboration of World Intellectual Properties Organization [WIPO], Accessible Book Consortium, Digital Accessible Information System [DAISY] Consortium and Australian Aid  distributed 4th…

National Legal Aid Day 2015 observed

Rally

YPSA observed National Legal Aid Day-2015 at different sub-districts of Chittagong and Cox’sbazar. The theme of this year is “Door open for getting legal aid from the government.”  In Rangunia,…

YPSA distributes sewing machines to the women entrepreneurs

A woman is receiving sewing machine.

YPSA has distributed sewing machines to the  women entrepreneurs, who are economically or socially disadvantaged, at Banshkhali, Chittagong. Fourteen women received sewing machines in this batch who successfully completed their…