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News Archive for 2019

Partnership agreement between YPSA and ADD International Bangladesh

Signing ceremony

ADD International Bangladesh and Young Power in Social Acton (YPSA) has signed a partnership agreement under Inclusion Works Project funded by UKAid. YPSA will be implementing activities under this project […]

Australian Foreign Affairs Minister visits YPSA’s humanitarian response project for the forcefully displaced Rohingya

Australian Foreign Minister visit YPSA led TLC

Australian Foreign Affairs Minister Marise Payne visited YPSA’s humanitarian response project for the forcefully displaced Rohingya in Coxs Bazar on 4th September 2019. Australian High Commissioner to Bangladesh, H.E. Julia Niblett […]

YPSA observed International Youth Day 2019

tree plantation

YPSA with the joint efforts of educational institutions, community people and local youth organized different events to mark the International Youth Day 2019 in Chittagong and Cox’s Bazar. Discussion meetings, […]

Networking meeting with Government officials and different stakeholders held in Sitakund

Speech by UNO of Sitakund

YPSA organized a networking meeting with Government official and different stakeholders of Sitakund Upazila under the project titled “Protect Environment through Women Entrepreneurship Development Program in Sitakund” supported by HSBC. […]

Dialogue on Decent work Agenda with Employees, Employers and Government Service Providers held

dialogue on Decent work Agenda with Employees, Employers and Government Service Providers

“Although there is a healthy and safe working environment for the workers in various institutional industries in Chattogram, it is absent in the informal sectors. In these informal sectors, there […]

Workshop on Cluster Management Committee Formation held in Sitakund

Workshop on Cluster Management Committee Formation

Workshop on Cluster Management Committee Formation was held on 29 August 2019 at Freedom Fighter AKM Mafizur Rahman Auditorium of YPSA HRDC at Sitakunda Upazila under Chattogram District. The workshop […]

One House One Family At A Time

  Relocation of climate forced displaced people in Bangladesh

Planning workshop on Tobacco Free Chattogram City held

Planning workshop on Tobacco Free Chattogram City held

Chittagong City Corporation will issue a letter to all Government organizations for ensuring tobacco free environment. Md. Shamsuddoha, Chief executive of City Corporation declared this in a planning workshop on […]

MOU signed between YPSA and Chattogram City Corporation for making Tobacco free Chattogram city

A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed between YPSA and Chattogram City Corporation for making the Tobacco Free Chattogram city. The MOU signing ceremony was held on 8th August 2019 […]

YPSA’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) 2019 held

YPSA’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held on 16th August, 2019 at the Bir Muktijuddha Dr. Ekhlas Uddin Conference Room of YPSA Core Office, Sitakund, Chottagram. YPSA Program and Financial […]

YPSA distributes sewing machines, roofing sheets (tins) and latrine equipment among Climate Displaced People in costal areas

Woman receiving roofing sheets

YPSA is implementing the project “Developing a project for Community-driven Planned Relocation of Highly Vulnerable Climate Displaced Households in South-Eastern Coast of Bangladesh” at Kutubdia, Pekua and Banskhali Upazila with […]

HERfinance project started its second phase

YPSA’s ‘HERfinance’ project has started its second year with a blast through four kick-off meetings in four garment factories at a time along with about 12,100 workers. Some of the giant groups […]

U.S. Ambassador to Bangladesh Earl R. Miller and other U.S. Government Officials visit YPSA in Cox’s Bazar

U.S. Ambassador to Bangladesh Earl R. Miller and Arifur Rahnan

Ambassador of the United States of America to the People’s Republic of Bangladesh Earl R. Miller and Ambassador John Richmond, Ambassador-at-Large to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Person (J/TIP) and other US Government and Winrock International officials […]

Orientation on YPSA Child Protection Policy launched

Speech by CE

YPSA is committed to protecting children from different forms of violence, abuse and exploitation to promoting children rights as set out the in the UN Convention on the Rights of […]

Capacity Building Training and Community Engagement events on right based solution for climate displaced people

Community Team formation meeting at Kutubdia

YPSA formed 20 community team with local climate displaced people at Kutubdia, Pekua and Banskhali upazila under the “Developing a project for Community-driven Planned Relocation of Highly Vulnerable Climate Displaced […]

Women with disabilities are getting market driven ICT training at YPSA-IRCD

women with disabilities are getting market driven ICT training at YPSA-IRCD

20 women with disabilities are getting market driven ICT training at YPSA-IRCD since March 2019 under the project, Empowering women with disabilities through market driven ICT training and accessible information […]

Aadvocacy meeting with stakeholders for ensuring right based approach for rehabilitation for climate displaced people

Momena Akter, Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO), Banskhali

YPSA organized 3 advocacy workshops with different stakeholders at Banskhali, Pekua and Kutubdia upazila under the title “Climate induced displaced households in South-Eastern coast of Bangladesh: Necessary for Joint right […]

YPSA observes World Youth Skills Day 2019

Group photo

YPSA has observed World Youth Skills Day 2019 with the theme ‘Learning to learn for life and work’. A discussion meeting was organized at the YPSA-Cox’s Bazar Youth Training Center […]

Prof. Dr. Hafiz T.A. Khan presents YPSA’s program in UCL conference, London

Prof. Dr. Hafiz T.A. Khan presents YPSA Program in the conference

Professor Dr Hafiz T. A. Khan, International Adviser of YPSA, recently visited YPSA’s “Elderly People Friendly Space” at the Rohingya Refugee Camp in Ukhiya Upazila under Cox’s Bazar District. He […]

Community Tree Plantation program held at Sitakund

YPSA arranged a Community Tree Plantation program on 6th July at the Hasnabad Government Primary School in Sitakund under the project “Protect Environment through Women Entrepreneurship Development program” supported by […]