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News Archive for June, 2016

Vocational training certificate giving ceremony held

Vocational training certificate giving ceremony

It was a great success to arrange such a event to give certificate to the Vocational Tgraining graduate, 27 children of the 2nd batch of YPSA-WV project, on 23rd June’2016. Sitakund UNO Md Najmul…

Regional Partners Coordination Meeting of Community Legal Services (CLS) held

Md. Mahabubur Rahman, Director (SDP), YPSA gave a presentation on YPSA-CLS Sustainability session

A two-day Regional Partners Coordination Meeting was held during 20-21 June 2016, with the partners of Community Legal Services (CLS), jointly organized by YPSA, CODEC and BBF at the Hotel…

Team leader of Community Legal Services (CLS) visits YPSA

Team leader Mr. Jerome Sayer and Projects Coordination Specialist Mr. Nafiz Imtiaz Hassan visits YPSA-Community Legal Services for Access to Justice Programme

Community Legal Services, Team leader Mr. Jerome Sayer and Projects Coordination Specialist Mr. Nafiz Imtiaz Hassan visits YPSA-Community Legal Services for Access to Justice Programme Area Fatikchari, Chittagong on 22…

YPSA launchs “No Smoking” signage

YPSA launched No smoking signage

As per the Tobacco Control law, YPSA launched No Smoking signage at YPSA head office, Chittagong on 22 June 2016 . For ensuring the compliance of the section 8 of Tobacco…

Divisional meeting on “Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): Perspective Disability Rights”

Divisional meeting on “Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): Perspective Disability Rights"

Introducing quota system during admission for the students with disability in Chittagong City Corporation schools, establishing disability friendly Digital Academy, disability friendly budget from regional to national level and all…

YPSA observes World Environment Day 2016

Rally at Chittagong

YPSA with the support of HSBC arranged seedlings distribution, rally and discussion meeting on World Environment Day at Sitakund. YPSA led first community radio in Chittagong Radio Sagor Giri FM…

Mobile court fined five shopkeepers in Brahmanbaria

Mobile court fined a shopkeeper

A mobile court on 06 June 2016 fined 1300 Taka to five shopkeepers for selling cigarettes without pictorial health warning and keeping huge promotional materials which violates the amended Tobacco Control…

HSBC and YPSA organise Inter School Debate Competition on ‘World Environment Day’

HSBC and YPSA organise Inter School Debate Competition on ‘World Environment Day’

The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited (HSBC) Bangladesh and its’ implementation partner Young Power In Social Action (YPSA) organised a Inter School Debate Competition on ‘World Environment Day 2016’…

Mobile court fined 30,000 taka to Dhaka Tobacco Industry in Chittagong

Mobile court

On 31 May, a mobile court fined 30,000 Taka to Dhaka Tobacco Industry in Chittagong for having Zarda and Cigarette packets without pictorial health warning and huge promotional materials. The mobile court visited warehouse…

YPSA observed World No Tobacco Day in 11 districts of Chittagong division and Dhaka

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and National Tobacco Control Cell organized a colorful-rally-from press club to Osmani Milonayoton

YPSA observed World No Tobacco Day’16 on 31st May in all 11 districts (Chittagong, Comilla, Feni, Chandpur, Brahmanbaria, Laxmipur, Noakhali, Cox’s Bazar, Bandarban, Rangamati and Khagrachari) of Chittagong Division as well…

Seminar on Global Accessibility Awareness Day 2016

Seminar on Global Accessibility Awareness Day 2016

It is not a problem that not being able to see with eyes if people with disability are given accessibility everywhere. If computer have screen reading software or smart phone…