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News Archive for 2018

Migration Knowledge Resource Centre was inaugurated at Cox’s Bazar by YPSA

YPSA's Migration Knowledge Resource Centre inauguration at Cox'sbazar

On Thursday 18 October, 2018 Migration Knowledge Resource Centre was inaugurated by YPSA at Cox’s Bazar in the presence of Md. Arifur Rahman, Chief Executive along with the senior staffs […]

YPSA participates in “Youth Conference 2018: Bangladesh and Agenda 2030 – Aspirations of the Youth”

Professor Gowher Rizvi, International Affairs adviser to the prime minister of Bangladesh was present as chief guest

Including YPSA, 80 non-government and private sector organizations jointly organized a youth conference under the banner of Citizen’s Platform for SDGs. Professor Gowher Rizvi, International Affairs adviser to the prime […]

Director General of NGO Affairs Bureau Abdus Salam visited YPSA

YPSA warmly welcomed the DG of NGOAB.

K. M. Abdus Salam, Director General of NGO Affairs Bureau and Additional Secretary to the Prime Minister’s Office of Bangladesh, visited YPSA Head Office in Chittagong on 17 October, 2018. […]

World White Cane Safety Day 2018 observed at Sitakund

Flute playing by a visually impaired person in the occasion

YPSA and Federation of DPOs Sitakund organized rally and discussion meeting on “World White Cane Safety Day 18” at YPSA Human Resources Development Centre Sitakund on 15 October 2018 with […]

Sharing meeting on “Implementation of Tobacco control Law in Chittagong division”

The meeting was organized by Chattogram Divisional Commissioner Office, initiated by YPSA

A sharing meeting on “Implementation on Tobacco control Law in Chittagong Division” held on 15 October 2018 in the auditorium hall of Chattogram Circuit House. The meeting was organized by […]

YPSA observes International Day for Disaster Reduction

Chattogram District Administration organized a rally and mock drill demonstration on the occasion of International Day for Disaster Reduction at the Nasirabad Girls High School premises, Chattogram on 13th October, […]

YPSA launched “PWR- Participatory Wealth Ranking of the People of Panchari Upazila under Khagrachari Hill District”

YPSA launch a publication titled “PWR- Participatory Wealth Ranking of the People of Panchari Upazila under Khagrachari Hill District” under the project Strengthening Health Outcomes for Women and Children (SHOW). […]

YPSA and BITA jointly observed World Day for Decent Work

YPSA and BITA jointly arranged a discussion meeting on World Day for Decent Work with the support of ActionAid Bangladesh. The event took place at the premises of Chittagong Engineering […]

YPSA observes National Tobacco-free Day 2018

National tobacco-free day 2018-YPSA

YPSA has been working to establish a model of Tobacco Free City in Cox’s Bazar aiming to raise public awareness for discoursing smoking as well as creating law-abiding ethic for […]

International Conference on Rethinking Development in South Asia held at University of Chittagong

International Conference on Rethinking Development in South Asia held at University of Chittagong

YPSA presented two research papers in the International Conference on Rethinking Development in South Asia, which has called for reinforcing mutual learning between academics and development practitioners. This tow-day conference […]

YPSA takes part in 4th National Development Fair

YPSA exhibition stall at Khagrachari

With the slogan “Indomitable Bangladesh in March towards Development”, 4th countrywide national Development Fair was organized aiming to showcase the development activities taken by the present government. A three-day event ended […]

City mayor A.Z.M. Nasir Uddin convinced to cooperate YPSA’s Urban Risk Reduction Project

Speech by Md. Arifur Rahman, CE at YPSA

YPSA arranged a project inception meeting of Proyash Phase II (an Urban Risk Reduction Project) at the K.B. Abdus Sattar Conference room of Chattogram City Corporation on 4th October 2018. […]

Validation workshop on Situation Analysis on Economic Opportunities for Youth

validation workshop titled “Situation Analysis on Economic Opportunities for Youth at Chittagong City Corporation”

A validation workshop titled “Situation Analysis on Economic Opportunities for Youth at Chittagong City Corporation” jointly organized by YPSA, BITA and Actionaid on 25th September 2018 at a Hotel in […]

YPSA celebrates International Day of Peace 2018

Kobigaan

YPSA, with the support of ActionAid Bangladesh, has been implementing “Action for Impact” project which aims ensuring women’s rights, child rights, preventing domestic violence, child marriage improving   youth skills as […]

Youth Festival 2018 held in Khagrachari

YPSA Youth Festival 2018

“Young people themselves have created different types of awareness posters and Wall magazines which promote things to do during adolescence, prevention of eve-teasing and early marriage. Such posters and wall […]

Tobacco free Cox’s Bazar: It’s our commitment – Youth initiates Beach Campaign at Cox’s Bazar

YPSA has been working to establish a model of Tobacco Free City in Cox’s Bazar. The longest beach of the world Cox’s Bazar is the largest tourist spot in Bangladesh. […]

Stephanie Cheung from KCF Hong Kong visits YPSA

Stephanie Cheung from KCF visits YPSA

Ms. Stephanie Cheung, senior official from “The Kadoorie Charitable Foundation (KCF)” Hong Kong visited YPSA’s Urban Safe Water and Sanitation project in Chattogram on 26-27 September 2018. She has visited the […]

Chief of Mission of IOM Giorgi Gigauri visits YPSA

Chief of Mission of IMO Giorgi Gigauri visits YPSA

Chief of Mission of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) in Bangladesh Mr. Giorgi Gigauri visited YPSA’s intervention of “Building Resilience of Returning Migrants from the Andaman Sea through Economic […]

Rehabilitation of climate displaced persons is time demand

Workshop at Kutubdia UNO office

“Sustainable rehabilitation of climate induce displaced people in Kutubdia is a demand of time” speakers said in a workshop on preparing project proposals for community-based sustainable rehabilitation for the highly […]

Meeting with Cox’s Bazar beach management committee on Smoke Free Cox’s Bazar

meeting

YPSA arranged a meeting on “Smoke Free Cox’s Bazar beach” with Cox’s Bazar beach management committee held at Laboni point on 20 September 2018. Mr. Md. Kamal Hosain, Deputy Commissioner […]