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YPSA, an organization in Consultative Status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (UN ECOSOC) since 2013

Category: ‘Disaster management’

School based disaster risk reduction training held at Ramu

School based disaster risk reduction training held at Ramu

Cox’s Bazar is a disaster prone area. In each year the people of Cox’s Bazar face several disasters like flood, cyclone, earthquake etc. So for enhancing the local capacities to…

Habitat for Humanity Bangladesh Country Director visits YPSA in Banshkhali

Habitat for Humanity Bangladesh Country Director visits YPSA in Banshkhali

YPSA distributed Emergency Shelter Kits to 2400 cyclone ROANU affected families at Khankanabad, Sanua and Gondamara Union and 47 T-shelter houses have been built for cyclone affected people at Khankanabad…

Relief Support for Cyclone Affected Population in Need in South-East Bangladesh

Relief Support for Cyclone Affected Population in Need in South-East Bangladesh. Relief Support for Cyclone Affected Population in Need in South-East Bangladesh Funded by : European Union Humanitarian Aid and…

Cyclone ROANU affected families receive Emergency Shelter Kits at Banskhali

Cyclone ROANU affected families receiving ESK

YPSA has distributed Emergency Shelter Kits among 1050 Cyclone ROANU affected families at Khankanabad Union of Bashkhali, Chittagong with the support of Habitat for Humanity Bangladesh. Mr. John Armstrong, National…

Project inception meeting with Upazila administration of Kutubdia held

Project inception meeting held with Upazila administration of Kutubdia, Cox’sbazar

A project inception meeting on “Relief Support for Cyclone Affected Population in Need in South-East Bangladesh” was held at the conference room of Kutubdia Upazila, Cox’sbazar on 3 October 2016 which organized…

YPSA to build 50 semi-brick houses for people affected by cyclone “ROANU”

The construction work was launched by Ms. Farah Kabir, Country Director of Actionaid Bangladesh, Md. Arifur Rahman, Chief Executive YPSA and UNO of Banskhali

YPSA has been endeavoring to stay close to people who are affected by recent natural disasters in Chittagong division.  Following the continuance, YPSA has taken step to implement a project…

YPSA’s relief support being continued among the Cyclone ROANU affected people in Kutubdia

Cash money and Non Food Item distribution

Tropical storm Roanu made landfall in the southern coastal region of Bangladesh on 21 May 2016. Eighteen (18) coastal districts were affected and among them Kutubdia has been affected severely…

YPSA observes National Disaster Preparedness Day 2016

National Disaster Preparedness Day 2016

YPSA, Deputy Commissioner’s Office and other NGOs jointly organized rally and discussion meeting on March 10 to mark the National Disaster Preparedness Day 2016 with a view to raising mass…

YPSA provides financial aid to the persons with disability

PWD receiving cash in Cox’sbazar

YPSA provides financial aid to the persons with disability affected by cyclone Komen and flash flood in Cox’sbazar which happened in the midst of 2015. At first YPSA conducted a…

Project closing meeting of Emergency WASH support to the people South-East flood and Cyclone KOMEN held

project closing meeting of Emergency WASH support to the people South-East flood and Cyclone KOMEN held

Experience sharing and project closing meeting of Emergency WASH support to the people South-East flood and Cyclone KOMEN held on 17 Dec’15 at Upazilla hall room, Pekua, Cox’s bazar. Mr.…

Lessons Learnt Workshop on Oxfam-YPSA RESPONSE project held in Cox’sbazar

Lessons Learnt Workshop on Oxfam-YPSA RESPONSE project held in Cox’sbazar

YPSA organized a Lessons Learnt Workshop on 08 December 2015 at Horticulture Conference Hall, Jhilonja, Cox’s bazaar with the support of Oxfam, funded by DFID. The main objective of the…

YPSA distributes hygiene kits to 410 families at Pekua

Distribution at Mognam union of Pekua

YPSA with the support of Plan International Bangladesh has distributed hygiene kits to 410 families affected by cyclone KOMEN and flood at Barbakia Union and Mognama Union of Pekua Upazila under…

National Alliance for Risk Reduction and Response Initiatives (NARRI) consortium visits YPSA

National Alliance for Risk Reduction and Response Initiatives (NARRI) Consortium Manager (RESPONSE Project) Mr. Iqbal Hossain visited Oxfam-YPSA field on 05 September 2015. During his visit, he cross checked beneficiaries…

YPSA distributes relief items at Ramu in Cox’s Bazar

YPSA distributes relief items at Ramu in Cox’s Bazar

1000 flood affected families of Chakmarkul and South Mitachary Union at Ramu in Cox’s bazar got humanitarian relief response from YPSA during 01 – 03 August 2015 under the project…

National Disaster Preparedness Day 2015 observed

Rally

Keeping the slogan “Let us know science based information and bring down losses of disaster” Chittagong District Disaster Management Committee organized a rally and a discussion meeting to mark the…

International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction’ 14 observed at Sitakund

Rally

Sitakund Upazila Disaster Management  organized rally and discussion meeting to mark the International Day for Disaster Reduction 2014 on 13th October with the support of YPSA and SDI. The event…

International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction’ 14 observed at Chittagong

Rally

Chittagong District Administration organized rally and discussion meeting to mark the International Day for Disaster Reduction 2014 on 13th October with the theme of “Older people and disasters: Resilience is…

YPSA’s preparation to face the Cyclonic storm ‘Mahasen’

NASA’s Terra satellite captured this Cyclonic storm ‘Mahasen’.

YPSA, as social development and experienced organization on disaster responses, has taken all-out preparation to successfully face the cyclonic storm Mahasen. YPSA already cancelled holiday of its staff including kept…

YPSA participated in the Climate Change Fair

YPSA stall

YPSA participated in the Climate Change Fair organized by UTSA with the support of Concern Universal Bangladesh. The Fair was held at Zela Shilpa Kala Academy, Chittagong on 13th December…

YPSA celebrated International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction’ 12

Keeping the slogan “Women and Girls- The inVisible Force of Resilience” Chittagong District Administration Office organized a rally and a discussion meeting in commemoration of the International Day for Disaster…