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YPSA, an organization in Consultative Status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (UN ECOSOC) since 2013

News Archive for 2017

YPSA’s senior management team visits Rohingya refugee camps

YPSA team talks to the Rohingya children

YPSA’s senior management team led by Md. Arifur Rahman, chief executive of YPSA visited Rohingya refugee camps on 16 September, 2017 at Kutumpalong, Balukhali, Panbazar, Unchiprang under Cox’sbazar district. Rohingya […]

ToT on Life Skill Education held at Chakaria

Group photo

A tree-day ToT (Training of Trainers) workshop on Life Skill Education (LSE) to eliminate violent extremism was held at ICCDR,B  Hall room at Chakaria under Cox’sBazar District. Students of different […]

Director of NGO Affairs Bureau visits YPSA

Gokul Krishna Ghosh, Director of NGO Affairs Bureau (Joint Secretary), Prime Minister’s Office of Bangladesh visited YPSA Head Office, Chittagong on 26 August, 2017. YPSA warmly welcomed the Director of […]

YPSA meets Director of Chittagong Medical College and Hospital

A Moment of discussion meeting with Brigadier General Md. Jalal Uddin, Director, CMCH and YPSA team.

In order to explore the opportunities on working together more closely for the distressed people, YPSA Management and CMCH (Chittagong Medical College and Hospital) made a discussion meeting on 24 August […]

Director General and Deputy Director of NGO Affairs Bureau visit “Community Engagement in Countering Violent Extremism in Cox’s Bazar” program

Mr. Khondokar Raqibur Rahman, Director General and Mr. Shah Alam, Deputy Director of NGO Affairs Bureau, Prime Minister’s Office, Bangladesh have visited different activities of YPSA CEVEC Consortium on 23rd […]

High officials from GCERF visit YPSA in Cox’s Bazar

Kobi Gaan (Folk song) performance

Global Community Engagement and Resilience Fund (GCERF) team consist of Michael Schroll, Senior Performance, Monitoring and Evaluation Advisor and Lilla Schumicky Logan, Grants Officer at GCERF visited different activities of […]

GCERF Community of Practice Workshop held

Certificate distribution 1

Global Community Engagement and Resilience Fund (GCERF) organized a 4-day workshop on “Community of Practice” at Cox’s Bazar from 14 to 17 August, 2017 where YPSA and other Principal and Sub-Recipient […]

Students can play active role to prevent extremism and violence in the society – Ashek Ullah Rafique MP

Students can play active role to prevent extremism and violence in the society - Ashek Ullah Rafique MP

A 3-day Training of Trainers (ToT) on Life Skill Education for the students was held from 21 to 23 August, 2017 at Moheshkhali Upzila Parishad Auditorium which was organized by YPSA […]

Management training for new batch started at YES Center Cox’s Bazar

Management training for new batch started at YES Center Cox’s Bazar

With the aim to empower youth, especially girls and young women, by strengthening their skills and voices for economic self-reliance to take a leadership role in poverty alleviation initiatives in […]

Seminar on “Promotion of Disability Inclusion at the Workplace” held at Chittagong Chamber Of Commerce & Industry

speech by Chief Executive of YPSA Md. Arifur Rahman

“The constitution of Bangladesh guarantees equal rights of all citizens. People with disability are talented like normal people. People with disability in different company or organizations demonstrate competence, security, loyalty […]

YPSA celebrates International Youth Day’ 2017

Group photo of youth

YPSA has celebrated the International Youth Day’2017 with the joint efforts of Government, NGOs, community people and youth in YPSA’s working areas including Dhaka, Chittagong, Feni, Khagrachari, Rangamati and Cox’s Bazar. The […]

Concept Paper: Celebration of International Youth Day’2017

Collage: International Youth Day 2017

Today’s Bangladesh is a country of youth due to the significant percentage of young people. Total youth of Bangladesh is 50.67 million, which is 30 percent out of the total […]

ICT Training of 7th and 8th Batch started at YES Center CoxsBazar

ICT (Computer) Training of 7th and 8th Batch has started at YES Center Cox’s Bazar.

With the aim to empower youth, especially girls and young women, by strengthening their skills and voices for economic self-reliance to take a leadership role in poverty alleviation initiatives in […]

Shamsun Nahar Chowdhury Lopa earned PhD degree

Dr. Shamsun Nahar Chowdhury (Lopa)

YPSA’s General Member Ms. Shamsun Nahar Chowdhury (Lopa) from Janardanpur village of Mirsharai Upazila of Chittagong earned PhD degree. She obtained this degree from the Department of Public Administration under […]

One House at a Time – Displacement Solutions

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YPSA senior officials received the Cadetship Certificate from Bangladesh National Cadet Corps BNCC

YPSA Personal’s received the Cadetship Certificate

Md. Arifur Rahman, Chief Executive and Md. Mahabubur Rahman, Director (Social Development) of YPSA received the Cadetship Certificate (Bangladesh National Cadet Corps) on 31 July 2017 from Lieutenant Colonel Md. […]

Public Consultation Meeting Held at Rangunia

GMC Member shared the process and standards on Social Mediation

YPSA has been working for improving the transparency and accountability of the migration process. As well as informing the community on safe migration and facilitating on building the capacity of […]

YPSA observes World Day against Human Trafficking

Discussion meeting at the Conference Hall of DC Office of Cox’s Bazar

Like elsewhere in the world, the Office of District Commissioner of Cox’s Bazar in assistance with YPSA & PHALS – two NGOs working on human trafficking issues organized the World […]

Zero Conference 2017 awardee – Bangladesh – Initiating microfinancing and micro enterprises

On behalf of Bangladesh, YPSA has been awarded for Innovative practice on inclusive finance at the Zero Project Conference 2017 in Austria. The Zero Project focuses on the rights of […]

Post report submission meeting for HIV Prevention Program held at YPSA Dhaka Office

Meeting

YPSA organized a post report submission meeting for DIC and Sub DIC-Coordinators under the project ‘’HIV Prevention program for female sex worker & their client’s’’ which is supported by Global […]