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News Archive for 2019

Sitakund NGO Coordination Committee arranged an Iftar Mahfil and a reception ceremony

Sitakund NGO Coordination Committee arranged an Iftar Mahfil and a reception ceremony at the Upazila Parishad auditorium on 22 May. Sitakund NGO Coordination Committee gave a reception to Md. Arifur […]

Green and Clean Campaign by Urban Community Volunteers

A group of 50 Urban Community Volunteers led a Green and Clean Campaign in 7 no. West Sholosohor Ward on 19th May, 2019.  Md. Mobarak Ali; Ward Councilor of 7 […]

YPSA wins Tobacco-Control Award 2019

National Anti-Tobacco Platform (NATP) organized a seminar and Tobacco-Control Award 2019 giving ceremony at the PKSF auditorium, Dhaka on 12 May on the occasion of World No Tobacco Day 2019 . […]

Meeting with the Mayor of Cox’s Bazar Municipality held

Mayor of Cox’s Bazar Municipality Mr. Mujibur Rahman has taken decision to destroy all tobacco advertisements in Cox’s Bazar Municipality area. He has given an order to the administrative officer […]

Adding extra floors without permission from CDA is not acceptable : City Mayor

City Mayor in YPSA meeting

“Land developer companies and land owners often add extra floors without permission while constructing multi-storied buildings. They raise additional floors by not following their approved plan from CDA. It is […]

YPSA participates Yowun Puraya International Youth festival 2019 in Sri Lanka

YPSA representative Yousuf Ali attended the Yowun Puraya International Youth festival 2019  organized by Government of Sri Lanka with The National Youth Services Council (NYSC) which is affiliated with the […]

Only collective actions of migration related organizations can facilitate safe, orderly and regular Labour Migration

For strengthening the coordination between the service providers and service receivers of migration actors, YPSA organized a stakeholders meeting at DEMO (District Employment and Manpower Office), Chattogram on 31 March […]

More 182 families affected by Chaktai fire incident received emergency cash support

YPSA cash distribution

YPSA has distributed emergency cash support to 182 families affected by recent fire incident which took places at a slum in Chaktai area of Chottagram. Each family of Bhera Market […]

Australian High Commissioner and GCERF team visited YPSA CEVEC Consortium activities in Cox’s Bazar

Her Excellency Ms. Julia Niblett, Australian High Commissioner to  Bangladesh; Mr. Paul Foley, Board Member, Australia’s Ambassador for Counter-Terrorism and high level officials from Global Community Engagement and Resilience Fund […]

YPSA provides emergency cash support for the Fire Affected Family

YPSA has distributed BDT 11,500 to each of the 115 fire affected families of Roufabad area at Chattogram with the support of Save the Children and C&A foundation. The distribution […]

YPSA organized a Coordination Meeting of PROKAS-Labour Migration Partners in Chattogram

A Coordination Meeting among the PROKAS (Promoting Knowledge for Accountable System) and Fairer Labour Migration (FLM) partners was accomplished on 11-12 March 2019 which was organized by YPSA at Chattogram. […]

YPSA’s Chief Executive receives life membership memento from Dhaka University Master in Governance Studies Alumni Association Reunion

Chief Executive of YPSA Md. Arifur Rahman has received a life membership memento from the Professor Dr. Hasannuzaman Chowdhury, Chairman of Department of Political Science and Director of MGS and […]

National Disaster Preparedness Day Observed

YPSA observed National Disaster Preparedness Day in alliance with Chattogram District Administration Office, Fire service and Civil Defense and other NGO’s of Chattogram on 10th March, 2019. YPSA facilitated Chattogram District […]

Orientation on Prevention and Suppress of Human Trafficking Act, 2012 held at Cox’s Bazar

Under ‘Initiatives to Prevent Human Trafficking in Emergency Response project’, YPSA organized “Orientation on Prevention and Suppress of Human Trafficking Act, 2012 with the Camp-In-Charge (CIC)” at Long Beach Hotel, […]

An official MoU Signed among Chattogram City Corporation, Save the Children and YPSA

To work in collaboration for urban disaster risk reduction activities, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed among the Chattogram City Corporation, Save the Children and YPSA. The signing […]

Orientation on “The Prevention and suppression of Human Trafficking Act, 2012” for law enforcement agencies held at Teknaf

For the law enforcement agencies (LEA),YPSA organized an orientation on ‘ The Prevention and suppression of Human Trafficking Act, 2012’ at Hall Room, Teknaf Upazila, Cox’s Bazar on 14th February, […]

Renowned economist and chairman of PKSF visits YPSA’s program

Renowned economist Dr. Qazi Kholiquzzaman Ahmad, Chairman of Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation (PKSF) was present in a view exchange meeting titled “Implementation of Sustainable Development Goal: Role of Partner Organizations” held at the […]

YPSA distributes blanket and allowance among elderly people in Sandwip

YPSA distributed 200 warm blankets and Elderly People Allowance to 150 elderly people at Sandwip Powrashva and Musapur Union of Sandwip Upazila with the support of Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation (PKSF). On […]

Joint Secretary to the Ministry of Home Affairs Jahangir Alam visits YPSA in Cox’s Bazar

Dr. Mohammad Jahangir Alam, Joint secretary to the Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of Bangladesh visited YPSA-Counter trafficking in Persons (BC/TIP) Program in Cox’s Bazar on February 02. Other senior […]

Inception meeting of South Bakaliya Ward Disaster management committee held

An inception meeting of 19 no South Bakaliya Ward Disaster management committee was held at 19 no Ward councilor’s office on 28th January, 2019 in Chattogram. YPSA (Young Power in […]