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News Archive for 2018

Smart phone distribution among visually impaired women students

YPSA distributed Smart phone among visually impaired women students

YPSA, an organization for sustainable development, has distributed smart phones among 40 visually impaired women students from different educational institutions of Dhaka. YPSA has already provided smart phones among 200 visually […]

Press Institute of Bangladesh (PIB) and Sitakund Press Club arranged Basic Training on Journalism

Certificate distribution ceremony

Press Institute of Bangladesh (PIB), a government institution, arranged a three-day basic training on journalism, in association with Sitakunda Press Club on 18-20 April at the Human Resource Development Center of YPSA […]

Focal point officer for tobacco control issue to be assigned : Additional Divisional Commissioner

Shankar Ranjan Saha, Additional Divisional Commissioner (General) of Chittagong division

Shankar Ranjan Saha, Additional Divisional Commissioner (General) of Chittagong division declared in a speech that tobacco control issue would be included in monthly coordination meeting’s agenda, while he was present […]

“Late Freedom fighter A.K.M. Mafizur Rahman Memorial Football Tournament” ended

Before game started 1

YPSA, with the support of the Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation (PKSF) and Upazila Sports Association Sitakund, has arranged a football competition titled “Late Freedom fighter A.K.M. Mafizur Rahman Memorial Football Tournament” […]

YPSA’s General Member Manik Kumar Barua passes away

condolence banner

Manik Kumar Barua, General Member of YPSA pasted away on Thursday night , 12 April after a cardiac arrest at Sitakund. We pay our deep respect to his departed soul. […]

YPSA receives recognition award from Government institution

Principal Secretary of the Prime Minister’s Office handover the award plaques to Md. Arifur Rahman

The Bangladesh NGO Foundation (BNF), an organization under the Bank and Financial Institutions Division of Ministry of Finance, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh honored Md. Arifur Rahman, Chief […]

Senior officials from World Bank and PKSF visit YPSA’s OBA SANITATION MICROFINANCE PROGRAM activities

World Bank, PKSF and YPSA official

A senior official team from World Bank, PKSF and partner organizations visited YPSA’s “OBA SANITATION MICROFINANCE PROGRAM” activities at different villages of Sitakund and Mirsarai on 8 April, 2018. Md. […]

Roundtable Discussion with Protohom Alo on Policy Advocacy of Resource Allocation of Local Migration Centre

Roundtable Discussion with Protohom Alo : Policy Advocacy of Resource Allocation of Local Migration Centre

Policy advocacy is the process of negotiating and mediating a dialogue through which influential networks, opinion leaders, and ultimately, decision makers take ownership of proposed ideas. In Labour Migration Project […]

Senior officials from GCERF visit YPSA CEVEC Project activities at Cox’s Bazar

Senior Officials of GCERF visits YPSA CEVEC Project activities at Cox’s Bazar

Two high officials from Global Community Engagement and Resilience Fund (GCERF) visited  YPSA CEVEC Consortium activities at different places of Ukhiya and Cox’s Bazar on 15 March, 2018. YPSA Consortium […]

Director General, Bureau of Non-Formal Education visits YPSA project Interventions

DG, BNFE visits YPSA Information Center

Tapan Kumar  Ghosh, Director General (Additional Secretary), Bureau of Non-Formal Education (BNFE) under the Ministry of Primary and Mass Education has  visited YPSA-Second Chance Education Program Interventions as well as […]

The time is now for women: they are now driving force of development

Shamsunnahar Chowdhury Lopa, member of the general council of YPSA handover the prize to a girl

“The time is now for women: they are now driving force of development – urban and rural living condition being changed” focusing the topic, YPSA’s Development Resource Center (DRC) with […]

Deputy Managing Director of PKSF visits YPSA’s services for displaced Rohingyas in Cox’sbazar

Deputy Managing Director of PKSF visits YPSA’s services for displaced Rohingyas in Cox’sbazar

Dr. Md. Jashim Uddin, Deputy Managing Director at Palli Kormo Sohaiok Foundation (PKSF), a state-run agency driving microfinance movement in the country ,  visited YPSA’s services for the displaced Myanmar citizen […]

Workshop on “Protection of Beneficiaries from Sexual Exploitation and Abuse and Child Protection policy”

Workshop on “Protection of Beneficiaries from Sexual Exploitation and Abuse and Child Protection policy”

YPSA organized a workshop on the Protection of Beneficiaries  from Sexual Exploitation and Abuse and Child Protection policy” at YPSA HRDC- Chittagong  on 27 February 2018 with the support of […]

Cox’s Bazar municipality issued a circular to keep public places smoke free

Circular by Cox's Bazar Municipality

Cox’s Bazar Municipality and YPSA are jointly working to develop Tobacco Free Cox’s Bazar city. As a part of this initiative, Cox’s Bazar municipality issued a circular on 20th February 2018 to […]

Prime Minister launched Accessible Dictionary for visually impaired

Honorable Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina launching Accessible Dictionary

On 1st February, at this year’s Amar Ekushey Book Fair, the Honorable Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated a2i’s newly developed online-based platform for visually impaired persons ‘Accessible Dictionary’ (http://accessibility dictionary.gov.bd).  […]

Professor AMM Toha appointed as International Representative of YPSA at Canada

Signing ceremony

Professor AMM Toha has been appointed as International Representative (IR) of YPSA at Canada to promote organizational vision, mission and social networks. YPSA handover a Plaques to AMM Toha for his dedication […]

PKSF Senior team visit YPSA’s Elderly People Pprogram at Sitakund

walking stick distributed to a elderly person

A.H.M Abdul Kaiyum, Deputy General Manager (DGM) of PKSF visited YPSA’s Elderly people program at Sayedpur union of Sitakund upazilla under the Chittagong district on 14 January 2018. He talked […]

Country Director, Plan International, Bangladesh visits YPSA Head Office, Chittagong

Country Director, Plan International, Bangladesh has visited YPSA

As a purpose of Annual Partnership Review Meeting, Orla Murphy, Country Director, Plan International, Bangladesh has visited YPSA Head Office, Chittagong on 15 January, 2018. YPSA warmly welcomed to the […]

PKSF senior team visits YPSA Age Friendly Space for Rohingya people

PKSF senior team visits YPSA Age Friendly PKSF senior team visits YPSA Age Friendly Space for RUHINGA people

Deputy General Manager (DGM) of PKSF A.H.M Abdul Kaiyum visited YPSA’s Rohingya projects at Balukhali, Ukhia, Cox’sbazar on 10 January 2018.  He visited YPSA’s Age Friendly Space and Women Friendly […]

Chief Executive of YPSA join DBC News live program on International Day of Persons with Disabilities

  Is the “International Day of Persons with Disabilities” only limited to celebration? How much responsible the government is and how much responsible all the citizens are for improving the […]