Skip to main content
YPSA, an organization in Consultative Status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (UN ECOSOC)

News Archive for 2019

Mr. Brain Gorlick visits YPSA

International Consultant Mr. Brain Gorlick, ex-senior official of UNHCR, visited YPSA on 18th November 2019. During this visit, he met with YPSA senior management team at head office along with […]

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation team visited YPSA-HERfinance project

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation team observes group work

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation team paid a visit to Next Collections Limited (Ha-meem Group) on 17 November. The representatives from the international Brand Li & Fung and Global team […]

YPSA provides necessary equipment and tools to Urban Community Volunteers

Equipment handover

A total of 50 male and female volunteers of West Sholoshohor formed a community service group for disaster risk management under YPSA-Proyash-2 project.  The group received training on fire and […]

YPSA sets stall at Development Fair 2019

YPSA stall

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has inaugurated “Development Fair 2019,” organized by the Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation (PKSF), at Bangabandhu International Conference Center (BICC) in Dhaka. The PKSF arranged the seven-day fair (14-20 […]

German ambassador visited YPSA and inaugurated its ICT and resource Center for Persons with Disabilities

Visually impaired student demonstrates Computer use

His Excellency, Peter Fahrenholtz, German ambassador to Bangladesh visited YPSA on November 9, 2019.  He inaugurated the newly renovated “YPSA ICT and resource Center for Persons with Disabilities (IRCD)” which is supported […]

Director General of NGO Affairs Bureau Abdus Salam visited YPSA Rohingya Response Program

DG visit YPSA activities at the camp

YPSA has been implementing various social and human development programs in Cox’s Bazar District since 2001. After 25, 2017, various humanitarian assistance programs had been implementing for the forcefully displaced […]

Deputy Administrator of USAID Bonnie Glick visits YPSA in Cox’s Bazar

group photo

Bonnie Glick, Deputy Administrator of USAID and her team visited YPSA-Counter trafficking in Persons (BC/TIP) Program in Cox’s Bazar on November 07, 2019.  The team also comprises senior officials of […]

Nahim Razzaq MP along with 53 local and foreign youths visit YPSA’s humanitarian assistance programs

Group photo

Honorable Member of Parliament of Bangladesh and Member of Parliamentary Standing Committee on Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Nahim Razzaq along with 53 local and foreign youths visited various humanitarian assistance […]

আমরাও পারি – অন্ধ তবুও প্রতিষ্ঠিত উদ্ভাবক

  Feature report by mytv আমরাও পারি (EP 112). “অন্ধ তবুও প্রতিষ্ঠিত উদ্ভাবক”  

কক্সবাজার শুটকি পল্লিতে শিশু শ্রমকে নিরুৎসাহিত করণে ইপসা’র কর্মশালা

  কক্সবাজার শুটকি পল্লিতে শিশু শ্রমকে নিরুৎসাহিত করতে এবং শিশু শ্রমিকদের সমাজের মূল স্রোতধারায় ফিরিয়ে আনতে ইপসা’র “CLIMB Project” আওতায় প্রশিক্ষণ কর্মশালা অনুষ্ঠিত হয় – বাংলা টিভি নিউজ

YPSA celebrated National Youth Day 2019

Youth Rally in Cox's Bazar

YPSA celebrated National Youth Day 2019 with the joint efforts of Government, NGOs, Education Institutions, Community People and Local Youth. This year’s theme of the day is‘‘Skilled youth building the […]

YPSA participated in the National Consultation for Global Forum on Migration & Development

Presentation by Abdus Sabur

YPSA has participated in a national consultation meeting titled “ Global Forum on Migration & Development” on 29 October 2019. The Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD) is a […]

Meeting on “Empowering Girls: Promoting Rights and Justice” held at Sitakund

view exchange meeting on “Empowering Girls: Promoting Rights and Justice”

A view exchange meeting on “Empowering Girls: Promoting Rights and Justice” was jointly organized by  Radio Sagor Giri, YPSA and Campaign for Popular Education (CAMPE) with the support of Foreign […]

50 volunteers received training on firefighting, rescue and first aid facilitated by Fire Service & Civil Defence

As part of addressing the city’s risks and disasters, the ceremony of distributing certificates of firefighting, rescue and first aid training provided by the Bangladesh Fire Service & Civil Defence, […]

Director of Climate Justice Resilience Fund (CJRF) visits YPSA

Visit in Sitakund

Heather McGray, Director of Climate Justice and Resilience Fund (CJRF), a United States based organization visited YPSA on 27th to 28th October 2019. During her visit, She met with YPSA […]

YPSA observed International Day for Disaster Reduction

YPSA observed International Day for Disaster Reduction

The United Nations General Assembly has announced 13 October as the International Day for Disaster Reduction (IDDR) in order to promote a global culture of disaster reduction, including disaster prevention, […]

National Road Safety Day 2019 observed

Leaflet distribution

With the support of YPSA, NIRAPAD SHARAK CHAI “We Demand Safe Road” (NISCHA) arranged Rally, Discussion meeting and Leaflet distribution at Kawkhali Upazila of Rangamati on 22 October to mark […]

Seminar on Modernization of the Bangladesh Water Development Board to face the challenges posed by climate change

Speech by Additional Divisional Commissioner (General) Chattogram.

A seminar titled “Modernization of the Bangladesh Water Development Board for Building Sustainable and Enduring Embankments to Face the Challenges Posed by Climate Change” was held in Chattogram Zila Shilpakala […]

Dengue and Chikungunya Campaign

Ms. Farzana Parvin, Councilor

Urban Community Volunteers of 19 no South Bakalia Ward of Chattogram along with others community based organizations has executed a special campaign aimed at tackling Dengue and Chikungunya in 19 […]

সীতাকুণ্ড শিপ ব্রেকিং ইয়ার্ডে এ বছর ২১ শ্রমিক নিহত

  চট্টগ্রামের সীতাকুণ্ড শীপ ব্রেকিং জোনে, চলতি বছর ছোট বড় অন্তত ৩০টি দুর্ঘটনায় প্রাণ হারিয়েছেন ২১ জন শ্রমিক। গেল ১০ বছরের পরিসংখ্যনে যা সর্বোচ্চ। ইয়ার্ড মালিকরা দায় এড়ানোর চেষ্টা করলেও, […]