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News Archive for October, 2019

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, […]

Closing Meeting of HERfinance Project held at Jamuna Denims Ltd.

Group photo

YPSA has successfully completed the HERfinance project in Jamuna Denims Ltd. by digitizing 100% of the whole workforce and providing trainings to the workers about Financial Literacy. In this regard, […]

World White Cane Safety Day 2019 observed at Sitakund

Assistive device distribution by YPSA

The World White Cane Safety Day is celebrated every year on October 15 to highlight visually impaired people’s achievements and to remind people how white cane can play an important […]

Country Coordinator of United Nations Volunteers Bangladesh visited YPSA

Group photo

Mr. Aktar Uddin, Country Coordinator of United Nations Volunteers Bangladesh visited YPSA Head Office, Chittagong on 15 October, 2017. YPSA warmly welcomed to the Country Coordinator of UNV Bangladesh. Mr. […]

YPSA observes World Day for Decent Work

YPSA observes World Day for Decent Work

YPSA APILUP Project (A4I) celebrated World Day for Decent Work on 7 October 2019. The event took place at Chottogram City Corporation 19 no.ward office hall room. Around 70 Participants […]

Realistic program for rehabilitation of climate displaced people required : UNO of Kutubdia

sewing machine distribution by YPSA

“Kutubdia is the most vulnerable place in Bangladesh for climate change induced disaster and displacement problem. So, people of this island are living with anxiety here about the displaced from […]

Workshop on Addressing Challenges and Making Meaningful Interventions in Financial Inclusion

Presentation at the program

a2i program under ICT Division of Government of Bangladesh, UNCDF and MSC jointly organized a workshop on “Addressing Challenges and Making Meaningful Interventions in Financial Inclusion”  the at BRAC Centre […]

International Day of Older Persons’2019 observed at Sitakund and Sandwip

YPSA with the support of Palli Karma Sahayak Foundation (PKSF), a financial institution founded by the Government of Bangladesh, organized different events at Sitakund and Sandwip on 1st October to […]

YPSA celebrated “International Day of Older Persons’2019” at the Age Friendly Space in Ukhiya

YPSA celebrated “International Day of Older Persons 2019

YPSA celebrated “International Day of Older Persons’2019” at the Age Friendly Space (AFS-05), Camp-13 (D4), Burmapara, Tasnimarkhola, Thaingkhali, Ukhiya, Cox’s Bazar on 01 October with the technical support of HelpAge […]

Mayor of Chattogram City Corporation inaugurated a road show campaign on Tobacco free Chattogram City

inaugural program

YPSA organized a daylong Road Show campaign on Tobacco Free Chattogram City with the message of “Green & Clean City, let’s ensure Tobacco Free city”. Mayor of Chattogram City Corporation […]

Inception meeting of Sholokbohor Ward Disaster Management Committee held

Speech by president of 8 Ward Disaster Management Committee

“Unplanned work is mainly responsible for any man-made disaster.  We are cutting down trees, destroying our mountains by illegal hill cutting and filling up ponds. So we are in a great […]