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

Category: ‘Human trafficking’

U.S. Ambassador to Bangladesh Earl R. Miller and other U.S. Government Officials visit YPSA in Cox’s Bazar

U.S. Ambassador to Bangladesh Earl R. Miller and Arifur Rahnan

Ambassador of the United States of America to the People’s Republic of Bangladesh Earl R. Miller and Ambassador John Richmond, Ambassador-at-Large to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Person (J/TIP) and other US Government and Winrock International officials […]

Orientation on Prevention and Suppress of Human Trafficking Act, 2012 held at Cox’s Bazar

Under ‘Initiatives to Prevent Human Trafficking in Emergency Response project’, YPSA organized “Orientation on Prevention and Suppress of Human Trafficking Act, 2012 with the Camp-In-Charge (CIC)” at Long Beach Hotel, […]

Orientation on “The Prevention and suppression of Human Trafficking Act, 2012” for law enforcement agencies held at Teknaf

For the law enforcement agencies (LEA),YPSA organized an orientation on ‘ The Prevention and suppression of Human Trafficking Act, 2012’ at Hall Room, Teknaf Upazila, Cox’s Bazar on 14th February, […]

Joint Secretary to the Ministry of Home Affairs Jahangir Alam visits YPSA in Cox’s Bazar

Dr. Mohammad Jahangir Alam, Joint secretary to the Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of Bangladesh visited YPSA-Counter trafficking in Persons (BC/TIP) Program in Cox’s Bazar on February 02. Other senior […]

US Ambassador Earl Robert Miller and USAID Mission Director Derrick S Brown visits YPSA in Cox’s Bazar

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The newly-appointed US Ambassador to Bangladesh Earl Robert Miller and USAID Bangladesh Mission Director Derrick S Brown visited YPSA’s intervention of Counter trafficking in- persons program (BCTIP) in Cox’s Bazar […]

Singing out against human trafficking – Rohingya Response Project

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  The UN Migration Agency IOM and Young Power in Social Action (YPSA) are raising awareness of the danger of human trafficking through drama and folksong at Cox’s Bazar in […]

Workshop for media professionals on Human Trafficking Act and preventing TIP

Group photo in Human Trafficking Workshop

YPSA organised a workshop for media professional/journalist on Human Trafficking Act and preventing Trafficking in Persons (TIP) at the Mushroom Center, Cox’s Bazar on 26th August, 2018. The workshop is […]

YPSA observes World Day against Human Trafficking in Persons- 2018

With a strong vow to stop human trafficking, IOM & YPSA jointly under the umbrella of District Commissioner’s office of Cox’s Bazar organized ‘World Day against Human Trafficking in Persons-2018’ […]

Project induction : Initiatives to Prevent Human Trafficking in Emergency Response

YPSA organized an induction workshop of a project

YPSA organized an induction workshop of a project titled “Initiatives to Prevent Human Trafficking in Emergency Response” at Hotel Beach Way, Kolatoli, Cox’s Bazar on Sunday, June 10, 2018. Notably, […]

USAID General Counsel visits YPSA’s Counter Trafficking in Persons program

USAID General Counsels visits YPSA-BC/TIP Program

On 6th November, 2017, Mr. David Moore, General Counsel, USAID, Washington, USA visited ongoing activities of Bangladesh Counter Trafficking-In-Persons (BC/TIP) Program which is being implemented by YPSA in Cox’s Bazar. He […]

YPSA observes World Day against Human Trafficking

Discussion meeting at the Conference Hall of DC Office of Cox’s Bazar

Like elsewhere in the world, the Office of District Commissioner of Cox’s Bazar in assistance with YPSA & PHALS – two NGOs working on human trafficking issues organized the World […]

Orientation on role and responsibilities for the Upazila Counter Trafficking Committee members

Orientation on Role and Responsibilities for the Upazila CTC (Counter Trafficking Committee) Members’ at Banskhali Upazila Hall Room

Under the Bangladesh Counter Trafficking in Persons (BCTIP) Program, there held an interactive event titled ‘Orientation on Role and Responsibilities for the Upazila CTC (Counter Trafficking Committee) Members’ at Banskhali […]

Rohingya trafficking – A Channel 24 report

A Channel 24 TV report on Rohingya trafficking (20-01-2016). An interview was taken from Md. Mahabubur Rahman, Director (SDP), YPSA. রোহিঙ্গা পাচার সন্ত্রান্ত একটি প্রতিবেদন প্রচারিত হয় চ্যানেল ২৪ টিভিতে।

Ambassadors of Norway, Sweden and Denmark visits YPSA in Cox’s Bazar

Ambassadors from Norway, Sweden and Denmark visits YPSA in Cox’s Bazar

Three Ambassadors of Norway, Sweden and Denmark and senior high officials from the International Organization for Migration (IOM) visited YPSA’s project intervention area in Cox’s Bazar on 17 January, 2017. Sidsel Bleken, […]

Secretary of Ministry of Women & Child Affairs visits YPSA

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Nasima Begum, Secretary, Ministry of Women & Children Affairs has visited YPSA’s anti-trafficking project Ashshash: for men and women who have escaped trafficking, on 12th December, 2016 at Chittagong. Firstly […]

Joint Secretary of Ministry of Women & Child Affairs and Deputy Secretary of Ministry of Information visit YPSA

Joint Secretary of Ministry of Women & Child Affairs and Deputy Secretary Ministry of Information visit YPSA

Dr. Md. Aminul Islam, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Women & Children Affairs and Md. Rabiul Islam, Deputy Secretary, Ministry of Information, has visited YPSA’s anti-trafficking project Ashshash: for men and […]

Business Maintenance support to men and women who have escaped trafficking

Support for Business Maintenance of Ashshash Beneficiaries (for men and women who have escaped trafficking)

YPSA is implementing a pilot project on human trafficking named ASHSHASH (for men and women who have escaped trafficking) at Chittagong and Cox’s Bazar district. The project is funded by Swiss Development Corporation […]

District Level Service Providers Mapping Workshop on Referral Services for the Survivors held at Chittagong

YPSA-BCTIP workshop at Chittagong Press Club

YPSA organized a District Level Service Providers Mapping Workshop on Referral Services for the Survivors under YPSA-BCTIP Program (Bangladesh Counter Trafficking-in-Persons) supported by USAID and WINROCK International. The workshop was […]

Photo Story Exhibition on human trafficking survivors held in Chittagong

Photo exhibition at Chittagong Railway Station

A daylong Photo Story Exhibition on human trafficking survivors “Betrayed” was held on 12 May 2016 at the Chittagong Railway Station. YPSA has organized this exhibition program to aware mass […]

Photo story exhibition “Betrayed” featured at DU

Photo of a woman who is a trafficking survivor

An impressive photo story exhibition entitled Betrayed, photography by Canada based Photographer Tony Hoare, showcasing stories of harrowing escapes after being sold into prostitution, was held in front of the Arts Building, University […]