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News Archive for November, 2019

DFID Head of Humanitarian and Protracted Crisis team visit YPSA Response Program in Rohingya Camp

Group photo in front of Age Friendly Space

A high level team of DFID visited YPSA Age Friendly Space (AFS-5) at Camp-13, Burmapara, Tasnimarkhola, Thaingkhali, Ukhiya, Cox’s Bazar on 25 November, 2019. Mr. Robert Watt OBE, Head of […]

E-cigarettes more harmful than conventional cigarettes – Deputy Commissioner

Speech by Deputy Commissioner

“E-cigarettes are currently becoming a fashion. The younger generation is turning into e-cigarettes. Research shows that E-cigarettes are far more harmful than conventional cigarettes. Therefore, public awareness should be raised […]

Joint Secretary of the Ministry of Defense facilitated training workshop of Ward Disaster Management Committee

Training workshop

Disaster Management Committee of Shulak Bahar Ward of Chattogram City Corporation organized a basic training workshop under YPSA-PROYASH II project on 26 November. Dr. Nurun Nahar Chowdhury, the Joint Secretary […]

YPSA organized training workshop on children and youth journalism

Group photo

Seventeen children and youths attended a journalist training workshop organized by YPSA-PROYASH team in association with Poriprekkhit with the support of Save The Children. Prominent journalist of the country Ishtiaq […]

NGOs are playing an important role to achieve SDGs – NGO Foundation Chairman

Speech by BNF chairman

Hedayetullah Al Mamoon, Chairman of Bangladesh NGO Foundation (BNF), a self-governing body under Financial Institutions Division of Ministry of Finance, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, said, the NGO […]

Visually impaired students received Smart Phones preloaded with relevant software

Group photo visually impaired students

YPSA distributed Android Smart Phones among visually impaired Students of different schools, colleges, and universities on 16th November 2019 at YPSA head office in Chittagong. YPSA believes that these devices will increase […]

Mr. Brian Gorlick visits YPSA

International Consultant Mr. Brian 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 […]