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YPSA observed World Population Day 2014

Rally on World Population Day 2014 in Chittagong, Bangladesh

YPSA jointly with Department of Family Planning organized colorful rally and discussion meeting on 11 July to mark the World Population Day 2014 under the theme “Investing in young people”. Begum Sabiha Nahar, Member of Parliament inaugurated the program by hoisting [...]

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Advocacy meeting on SRH held at Cox’sbazar

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YPSA organized a local level advocacy meeting on “Better Sexual and Reproductive Health & Rights for Young People Affected by HIV” with GOs, NGOs and Civil Society at the conference room of Civil Surgeon Office, Cox’sbazar on 23 June’14. YPSA [...]

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Advocacy meeting on “Better Sexual and Reproductive Health & Rights for Young People Affected by HIV” held

Dr. Md. Alauddin Mazumdar, Director, Department of Health, Chittagong, Dr. Sheikh Rokon Uddin Ahmed, Deputy Director, Department of Family Planning, Chittagong and Md. Mahabubur Rahman, Director (SD), YPSA were present in the meeting.

YPSA-Link Up project organized a local level advocacy meeting on “Better Sexual and Reproductive Health & Rights for Young People Affected by HIV in Bangladesh” on 12 June, 2014 at YPSA HRDC Campus, Chittagong. Dr. Md. Alauddin Mazumdar, Director, Department [...]

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NASP visit DIC in Cox’sbazar

Visitors talking with the floating sex workers at DIC in Cox'sbazar

Dr. Hossain Sarwar Khan, Line Director of National AIDS STD  Programme (NASP) has visited YPSA led Drop in Center (DIC) established for the floating sex workers in Cox’sbazar. Dr. Anisur Rahman, DPM, Dr. Gias Uddin, DPM of NASP, Md. Shakhawat [...]

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NASP and ICDDRB visited DIC for street based Sex workers in Rajshahi

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Dr. Md. Anisur Rahman, Deputy Programme Manager, National AIDS/STD Programme (NASP) and Dr. Najmul Hussein, Senior Program Manager of ICDDRB visited Rajshahi Drop in Centre (DIC) for the street based sex workers which is being operated by Light House, a [...]

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Government officials visit DIC of street based sex workers in Dhaka

Additional Secretary for the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and Line Director of National AIDS/STD Programme (NASP) discussing with the sex workers at the DIC.

Mr. A.M. Badrudduza, Additional Secretary for the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh and Dr. Md Abdul Waheed, Line Director of National AIDS/STD Programme (NASP) visited a Drop in Centre (DIC) of street based [...]

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YPSA observed World Aids Day 2012

Rally on World AIDS DAY 2012

YPSA and HIV/AIDS Coordination Committee jointly organized a procession in front of the Shahid Minar, Chittagong and discussion session at Civil Surgeon Office Auditorium on the occasion of World AIDS Day 2012. Dr. Abu Taybe, Civil Surgeon of Chittagong inaugurated [...]

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USAID evaluation team visited YPSA Modhumita Center

USAID Evaluation Team with street based sex workers in YPSA Modhumita Center

USAID evaluation team visited YPSA Modhumita Center (a health care center for the street based sex workers)  at Nalapara, Chittagong on November 11, 2012. The team comprises USAID and FHI360 members as following Mr. Darrin Adams, USAID-HO, Mr. Biuy Pick, USAID-Washington, [...]

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USAID Team Visit YPSA’s Modhumita Project

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USAID Family Planning Compliance Team visited YPSA’s Modhumita Program (HIV/AIDS prevention for street based sex workers) . The compliance team comprised with 4 members Ms. Elizabeth Bayer, Ms. Aliya Nguyen, Dr. Sukumar Sarker from USAID & Dr.Sanjida from Engender Health [...]

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Country Director of Save the Children visit YPSA

Country Director of Save the Children visit YPSA

Mr. Michael McGrath, Country Director, Save the Children along with Dr. Lima Rahman, Deputy Director visited YPSA during 22- 23 February 2012. Country Director attended a meeting with the YPSA officials and visited YPSA’s GFATM-912 program. They attended a Life [...]

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Country Director of FHI360, Save The Children and USAID Health team Visits YPSA Modhumita Center

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Ms. Misti Mc Dowell, Country Director of Family Health International (FHI360), Dr. Simon Rasin, MD, MPH, PHD, Director, HIV/AIDS, Save The Children Bangladesh, Dr.Sukumar  Sarker, PHN Office, USAID Bangladesh visited YPSA’s  Modhumita Health Center  for street based sex workers at [...]

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YPSA observed World Aids Day’ 2011

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YPSA Consortium organized different programs on occasion of World AIDS DAY at Theater Institute of Chittagong on 2 December with the support of Ministry of Health & Family Welfare of Bangladesh Government and Save the Children USA. Jobida Nargish Khan, [...]

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Training for Relevant Clinicians on Case Management of STIs held at CEPZ

Training for Relevant Clinicians on Case Management of STIs held at CEPZ

YPSA-Consortium organized “Training of Relevant Clinicians on Case Management of STIs” during 26-27 July, 2011 at Conference Room, CEPZ Hospital. The training Professor A Q M Serajul Islam, Ex –Head of Department Skin & VD, Chittagong Medical College Hospital facilitated [...]

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Common Refresher for Peer Educator and Master Trainer of GFATM912 projest held

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YPSA-Consortium of (GFATM912) organized Common Refresher for Peer Educators and Master Trainers who work in the garments factories and often organize and facilitate the Life Skill Education (LSE) sessions on HIV/AIDS at their workplaces. The occasion held on 19 July [...]

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USAID team visits YPSA

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Mr. Gregory J. Admas, Deputy Director, Office of Population, Health, Nutrition, and Education, Mr. Juan Carlos Negrette, Chief of Party, Smiling Sun Franchise Program and Dr. Sukumar Sarker, Office of Pupulation, Health, Nutrition and Education, USAID Bangladesh visited YPSA’s Modhumita [...]

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USAID team visited YPSA’s HIV program

USAID team visited YPSA's HIV program

The honorable Health and Population Officer, Mr. Thibaut Williams, of U.S. Agency for International Development, which is a part of the Embassy of the United States of America, visited YPSA khulshi office on 22th June 2011. They had a sharing meeting with YPSA [...]

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Speakers opined while talking in a round table discussion on Universal access and human rights “Only Coordination and self consciousness can prevent AIDS”

Ctg Roundtable Discussion Meeting Photo

Nothing but self consciousness is most effective to prevent HIV/AIDS. Honesty, religious rules and regulations and self consciousness can keep us free from AIDS. Though the rate of AIDS infection inBangladeshis still low yet all sorts of possibilities which can [...]

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STI/SRH case management & record keeping training program started under YPSA-GFATM# 912 Package

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A 3 day (18-20 Dec 2010) Training workshop on STI/SRH case management & record keeping has been started from today. This training has been organized by YPSA consortium of YPSA-GFATM#912 package. Ms Khaleda Begum, team leader of YPSA consortium has [...]

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YPSA observed World AIDS Day ’10

Prof. Dr. A.F.M. Ruhal Haque, MP, Hon’ble Minister, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare attended Seminar on “World Aids Day10 at Bangabandhu International Conference Center at Dhaka.YPSA at presents this Seminar.

YPSA joined seminar and rally of World AIDS Day 2010 at the Bangabandhu International Conference Center premises. National AIDS/STD Programme and Save the Children USA jointly organized this program.

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Cultural program on World AIDS Day

YPSA's AIDS Progam Photo

YPSA Consortium arranged day long program and cultural contest on World AIDS Day 2010 with the support of Ministry of Family and Health Welfare, Government of Bangladesh and Save the Children USA on December 2.   Mr. Nasir UddinChowdhury, First President [...]

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