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Category: ‘Economic development’

Bibi Amena won the war on poverty : beggarwoman turned into businesswoman

Bibi Amena

Bibi Amena has been living in a village Bakkhali located at Syayadpur union of Sitakund Upazila under Chittagong district in Bangladesh.  When Amena was only 13 years old, she got…

YPSA and BSRM partnership agreement signed

YPSA and BSRM partnerships agreement signed

A long term partnership agreement was signed between YPSA and BRSM on 3rd November 2016 at the BSRM head office. The purpose of this agreement is to empower the displaced, landless and…

Development continues in hard to reach areas of Chittagong Hill Tract

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Besides government, NGOs have been working broadly in the hard to reach areas of the country for its socio-economic development. If a collaborative effort of all people meets then any…

YPSA distributes sanitary latrine among the poor families at Kawkhali

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YPSA distributes sanitary latrine among the poor families at Kawkhali in Rangamati under the project Enhancing Resources and Increasing Capacities of Poor Households Towards Elimination of their Poverty (ENRICH) supported…

Development Fair 2016 held at Sitakund

Managing Director of PKSF visiting a stall at the fair

YPSA and PKSF ENRICH Program jointly organized Development Fair 2016 at Sayedpur Union of Sitakund on 5 March 2016.  Md. Abdul Karim Managing Director Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation (PKSF) and former Principal Secretary to…

Meeting on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) : Roles of inclusive finance

Mr. Abdul Awal, Executive Director of Credit and Development Forum (CDF) discussed on this issue as a key speaker

Access to finance especially to the poor is essential for promoting inclusive economic growth and eradicating poverty in the country. An inclusive financial system provides a number of benefits to…

UNNAYANE PKSF Episode-104 on Bangla Vision TV

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Bangla Vision TV Program: “UNNAYANE PKSF” Episode-104 Guest: Md. Arifur Rahman, Chief Executive of YPSA Language: Bengali

UNNAYANE-PKSF-Episode-109 at Bangla Vision TV

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  Bangla Vision TV Program: UNNAYANE-PKSF-Episode-109 Guest: Md. Arifur Rahman, Chief Executive of YPSA Language: Bengali

Chittagong Regional conference on Banks and MFIs Collaboration in Sustainable Development of Special Zones held

State Minister for Finance M. Abdul Mannan MP addressing

“If Probashi Kallyan Bank (A Bank for Expatriates’ Welfare) and Bangladesh Samabaya (Cooperative) Bank can be established then why not Microcredit Bank” said State Minister for Finance Mr. M. Abdul Mannan MP in a regional conference titled “Banks…

Deputy Managing Director of PKSF visits YPSA

Meeting at YPSA Head Office

Deputy Managing Director Md. Fazlul Kader and Deputy General Manger Md. Abdul Matin of PKSF visited YPSA during 5-7 August, 2014. On the first day, they exchanged views with the…

Deputy Managing Director of PKSF visits YPSA

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Deputy Managing Director of Palli Karma Shahayak Foundation (PKSF) Dr. Jashim Uddin visited YPSA’s ENRICH program on 19 June 2014. He joined a meeting with ENRICH project staffs at Sayedpur,…

PKSF launches year-long silver jubilee celebration

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Palli Karma Sahayak Foundation (PKSF) on May 11, 2014 began a yearlong celebration to mark its 25th founding anniversary next year with a promise to diversify operations to lift millions…

MOU signed for “YPSA-BSRM Khet Khamar Project”

YPSA BSRM MoU signing ceremony of "YPSA-BSRM Khet Khamar Project "

“BSRM has been working for the corporate sectors around the country. From the view of corporate social responsibility, BSRM has started working for the development of livelihood of the farmers with…

DGM of PKSF visited YPSA

DGM of PKSF interview to Radio Sagorgiri FM 99.2

Md. Abdul Matin, DGM of Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation (PKSF) visited YPSA’s Microfinance and Microenterprise activities in Sitakund. He also gave interview to Radio Sagor Giri FM 99.2 in Sitakund. Md. Arifur…

Meeting on “Rights of Climate Displaced People” held in Laxmipur District.

Meeting in Laxmipur District

“Transparency and distribution of Khash land (government owned land) among the landless people without any kind of influence should be ensured. Livelihood and other basic needs and rights have to…

Meeting on “Rights of Climate Displaced People” held in Chandpur District

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YPSA and Chandpur Community Development Sangstha (CCDS) jointly organized advocacy meeting with the NGOs and Civil Society group working for Climate Displaced People under YPSA’s Housing Land and Property Rights Initiative project  at Rotary…

Meeting on “Rights of Climate Displaced People” held in Rajbari District.

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“Rajbari district is one of the worst climate affected area of Bangladesh located on the bank of Padma River. The water level of the river Padma continued to rise due…

Workshop on Remittance through Western Union in CHT held

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Workshop on “Remittance systems for the people living in Chittagong Hill tracts” organized on 13 October at YPSA HRDC Kawkhali. Objective of this workshop is expanding the use of electronic…

Training on Entrepreneur Development and Business Management held at Rangamati

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Training workshop on Entrepreneur Development and Business Management has been started since 17 January at Rangamati Hill Tracks. 25 women are participating at the workshop in each batch. YPSA organized…

Wokshop on Entrepreneurship Development and Business Management EDBM

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A four day residential training workshop  on “Entrepreneurship Development and Business Management EDBM” successfully ended on 13 September’09 at YPSA-HRDC Chittagong Campus