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

Category: ‘Disability Rights’

Election for the Coordination Committee of 40 Self-help organizations for Persons with Disability held at Sitakund.

Babul Nath and Shafiq Chowdhury

Babul Nath, President of Moholanga Self-help organization and Shafiq Chowdhury, President of Kumadan Para Self-help organization have been elected general secretary of Coordination Committee of 40 Self-help organizations respectively. The […]

Workshop on disability issues

Group photo of participants

YPSA organized a two day workshop on disability issues for the member of College Disability Friendly Committee, Students of Bijoy Sharani Degree College, at Sitakund during 29-30 December with the […]

3rd Convention of Self-help organizations held

3rd Convention of Self-help organizations of people with disabilities was held at Sitakund with the support of YPSA and Aciton Aid Bangladesh. About thousands of people incuding 800 persons with […]

Workshop on Information for people with print disabilities: Daisy for all

Vashkar

Bangladesh Telecentre Network (BTN) in association with Young Power in Social Action (YPSA) arranged a workshop which objective was to orient different stake holders with Digital Accessible Information System (DAISY) […]

White Cane Safety day 09 observed

YPSA observed White Cane Safety day 09 in Chittagong on 15 October. Social Welfare department of Chittagong and different development organizations jointly organized colorful rally and discussion meeting. Ms. Farida […]

Social Welfare Minister visited YPSA IRCD Meeting on “Digital Bangladesh and Disability”

Mr Enamul Haque Mostafa Shahid MP , Honorable Minister of Social Welfare and Director General of Social Welfare, Mr.Shitangsu Sen of Bangladesh Government visited prominent social development organization YPSA (Young […]

“World Congress on ICT for Development 2009” held at Beijing, China

group photo

Mr. Vashkar, Chief of YPSA’s ICT and Resource Centre on Disabilities (IRCD) Participated “World Congress on ICT for Development 2009” held in Beijing, China during 10-12 September 2009. Mr.Vashkar is […]

Certificate Giving Ceremony for the Visually Impaired Students at Dhaka University

Chief guest

Certificate Giving Ceremony for the Visually Impaired Student has been organized on 16th April’09 at Senate Bhaban and Professor Dr. A. A. M. S. Arefin Siddique, Vice Chancellor, University of […]

ICT training for Visually Impaired Student of Dhaka University

Trainees at the computer lab in Dhaka University

With a view to introducing Information Communication Technology (ICT) to the Visually Impaired student and staff in University of Dhaka a three month long training programme has been organized at […]

Capacity building & motivational training for Youth using MAKATON

MAKATON language training

Language is to communicate. Language is a right to express. Hence, even people with communication disabilities, have their own language to express them and this is sign language. So, for […]

Disability orientation program for the college students

Group photo

YPSA organized Disability orientation program for the members of College Disability Friend Club (CDFC) during 20-21 February, 2009. YPSA has been implanting a project on Promoting Rights for Person with […]

Training on ICT at DU started again

Visually impaired students in Dhaka University receive ICT training

The second batch of Computer training for visually impaired students of Dhaka University has been started since 17 January. YPSA, Sight savers International (SSI) & University of Dhaka jointly organized […]

2nd National Youth Camp on Disability

Group photo of youth PWDs

As a youth-led organization, YPSA, with the support of Action Aid Bangladesh, organizes an annual Youth Camp to increase young peoples’ awareness on social development issues and encourage them to […]

YPSA observed International Disability Day 08

Stall

3 December is Innternational Disability Day. Dignity and justice for all of us is the theme of this year’s International Day for Persons with Disabilities, as well as for the […]

2nd convention of the Self-Help Organizations of Person with Disabilities

Cultural program

Second Convention of the Self-Help Organizations of Person with Disabilities was organized by YPSA on November 22, 2008 with the prime objectives of strengthening the inter-relationship and networking among the […]

Training on ICT for Visually Impaired Student of Dhaka University

Visual impaired persons receive training at Dhaka University

Information and Communication Technology (ICT) has been a driving force for economic and social development, and continue to spur the globalization process. However, benefits of ICT have spread unequally, especially […]

Vashkar Bhattacharjee awarded by USTC and LPKS

Vashkar Bhattacharjee

On World White Cane Safety Day 2008, Mr. Vashkar Bhattacharjee, Program Officer of YPSA was awarded by USTC and LPKS for his outstanding contribution for the development of persons with […]

World White Cane Safety Day 08 observed

Rally

With the support of YPSA, a total of 30 self-help organizations for the persons with disabilities based on Shitakund observed World White Cane Safety Day 08 at Shitakund on 15 […]

YPSA join DAISY for all conference in Tokyo, Japan

MR Vashkar bhattacharjee programme officer of YPSA

DAISY for all conference in Tokyo Japan Mr. Vashkar bhattacharjee programme officer of YPSA and Focal person DAISY for all in Bangladesh have attendant in the Conference. The Conference was […]

YPSA participated in the Third general assembly and conference of Asia and Pacific Disability Forum (APDF)

Group photo

YPSA participated in the Third general assembly and conference of Asia and Pacific Disability Forum (APDF). The head of the caretaker government made the remarks while inaugurating the third general […]