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

Category: ‘Economic development’

PKSF visits YPSA’s humanitarian response to displaced Rohingyas

YPSA, an organization for sustainable development, has been praising the administration and the community by implementing various social development programs in greater Chittagong since 1985. YPSA has been implementing various […]

Smart phone distribution among visually impaired women students

YPSA distributed Smart phone among visually impaired women students

YPSA, an organization for sustainable development, has distributed smart phones among 40 visually impaired women students from different educational institutions of Dhaka. YPSA has already provided smart phones among 200 visually […]

Senior officials from World Bank and PKSF visit YPSA’s OBA SANITATION MICROFINANCE PROGRAM activities

World Bank, PKSF and YPSA official

A senior official team from World Bank, PKSF and partner organizations visited YPSA’s “OBA SANITATION MICROFINANCE PROGRAM” activities at different villages of Sitakund and Mirsarai on 8 April, 2018. Md. […]

Deputy Managing Director of PKSF visits YPSA’s services for displaced Rohingyas in Cox’sbazar

Deputy Managing Director of PKSF visits YPSA’s services for displaced Rohingyas in Cox’sbazar

Dr. Md. Jashim Uddin, Deputy Managing Director at Palli Kormo Sohaiok Foundation (PKSF), a state-run agency driving microfinance movement in the country ,  visited YPSA’s services for the displaced Myanmar citizen […]

YPSA distributes blanket and allowance among elderly people in Sitakund

YPSA distributes warm blanket to elderly person

YPSA distributed 100 warm blankets and Elderly People Allowance to 75 elderly people at Sayedpur Union of Sitakund Upazila on 27th December 2017.  AHM Tajul Islam Nezamee, Chairman of Sayedpur […]

Deputy Managing Director of PKSF visits YPSA in Kawkhali

Dr. Md. Jashim Uddin, Deputy Managing Director at PKSF; Md. Mashiar Rahman General Manager with children in Kawkhali while they visit YPSA

Dr. Md. Jashim Uddin, Deputy Managing Director at PKSF; Md. Mashiar Rahman, General Manager and Md. Golam Morshed Hossain, Assistant Manager at PKSF visited YPSA’s ENRICH project at Kolompoti Union of Kawkhali under Rangamati […]

YPSA takes part in a six-day “Development Fair 2017” in Dhaka

YPSA stall at the fair

YPSA took part in a six-day “Development Fair 2017” organized by a state-run development agency The Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation (PKSF), at Bangabandhu International Conference Centre (BICC), Dhaka. This development fair aims […]

Training on “Homestead vegetable gardening” for the people with disabilities

Group photo. Training organized by YPSA

25 people with disabilities attended a 3-day training session on Homestead vegetable gardening organized by YPSA’s Inclusive Finance Program supported by PKSF. The training session was held at YPSA HRDC […]

Zero Conference 2017 awardee – Bangladesh – Initiating microfinancing and micro enterprises

On behalf of Bangladesh, YPSA has been awarded for Innovative practice on inclusive finance at the Zero Project Conference 2017 in Austria. The Zero Project focuses on the rights of […]

If development isn’t sustainable, people’s fate would not change : PKSF Chairman

Speech by Chief Guest Dr. Qazi Kholiquzzaman Ahmad.

All should work together to ensure human dignity through sustainable development.  If development is not sustainable then people’s fate would not change. In Bangladesh, about 50 millions are youth out of total […]

YPSA awarded for Innovative practice on inclusive finance at the Zero Project Conference 2017 in Austria

Award reception

The Zero Project Conference 2017 was held during 22-24 February at the United Nations Office/Vienna International Centre, Vienna, Austria. YPSA was selected as one of 56 innovative practices and policies […]

PKSF visits YPSA’s economic development program at Sitakund

In front of YPSA ENRICH CENTER

Deputy Managing Director of PKSF Md. Fazlul Kader visits YPSA’s economic development program at Sitakund. He launches YPSA’s ENRICH Center at Sayadpur union of Sitakund. He also visits rehabilitation center, […]

YPSA and Handicap Int’l signed MOU to work together on Inclusive Finance

MoU signing

A Memorandum of Understanding was signed between YPSA and Handicap International Federation to working together under the project “ Disability-inclusive poverty graduation of extreme poor and poor Households in Bangladesh” funded […]

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

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