The new issue Social Change, a development Journal of YPSA has been opened by a launching ceremony on 15th October, 2015 at YPSA Head Office. Dr. Md. Shairul Mashreque, Professor, Department of Public Administration, University of Chittagong was present there as the chief guest while Mr. Md. Arifur Rahman, Chief Executive of YPSA presided over the program. This new issue is highlighted the Smoke Free and Tobacco Control issue.
Before opening the journal Professor Dr. Md. ShairulMasreque said, the journal Social Change is one of the unique publications in the arena of social development. This is very important for YPSA which exposes the innovative and research based write-up to readers of the social change. This also develops skills and provides opportunity to the organization for gathering the information of socio-economic condition of the society.
Md. Arifur Rahman, the Chief Executive said, YPSA started to publish this journal Social Change for exploring the prevailing status of the community and help the scholars for promoting their research works by publishing it. He mentioned that Social Change has already been introduced with many national and international universities, organization and academic institutions. We get many responses on this from the readers around the world.
The launching ceremony was also addressed by Muhammed ALi Shahin, Deputy Editor, Prabal Barua, Associate Editor, Social Change Journal, Mr. Mohammad Shahjahan, Head, Knowledge Management for Development (KM4D), Ms. Nasim Banu Shamoly, Team Leader, Smoke free program with some other YPSA senior members were present in the ceremony.
The electronic version of the Social Change (Vol. 5, No.1, 2015) is available. Download PDF 3.69 MB