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

Country Coordinator of United Nations Volunteers Bangladesh visited YPSA

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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. Akter has attended a discussion meeting with YPSA senior staffs. At the commencement of meeting Md. Abdus Sabur, Youth Focal has given a welcome speech and special thanks to the Country Coordinator of UNV, Bangladesh.

YPSA senior staffs also gave special thanks to Country Coordinator for his visit to YPSA. Later on, Mr. Sabur has given a multimedia presentation on YPSA’s activities on Youth Development. He shared some suggestions and priority issues for Bangladeshi marginalized youth from the experienced and learning of youth development work. After the presentation an open discussion was held.

Discussion meeting

At discussion, Country Coordinator of UNV Bangladesh has shared about the United Nations Volunteers Bangladesh and their function. He also emphasized the importance of volunteerism and social action. He also suggested to develop a volunteer policy. He assured in future UNV Bangladesh and YPSA will arrange some program at regionally and nationally for encouraging volunteer work.

After the discussion meeting with YPSA senior staffs, Country Coordinatorhas attended a discussion meeting with YPSA Youth Volunteers. Twenty youths attended this discussion. The discussion was very interactive. Youth asked different questions to UNV Bangladesh.

Mr. Aktar thanked to youth volunteers for coming here and continuing their volunteerism for community development.  He encourages youth to continue the volunteerism. He also shred some opportunity of UNV Bangladesh for youth and volunteers.

YPSA volunteers said, by this meeting they were informed the opportunity of UNV Bangladesh. Youth liked the official Facebook page of UNV Bangladesh.

Put an end, Abdus Sabur, Youth Focal, YPSA has given a special thanks to the Country Coordinator of UNV Bangladesh for sharing the opportunity of UNV Bangladesh and given motivation to Youth Volunteers.

The Country Coordinator also visits the information center of YPSA. He highly praised to YPSA after visiting the information center.