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Category: ‘ICT4D’

Training on “Empowering Youth with Disabilities through market driven ICT skills” launched

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After winning the prestigious Competition named ‘Youth Solutions! Technology for Skills and Employment’, 2013, organized by The World Bank, Microsoft Sri Lanka and Sarvodaya-Fusion., Young Power in Social Action (YPSA) is implementing the proposed […]

Meet the press on “Involvement of Persons with disabilities (PWD) with the mainstream development through survey of PWDs”

Honorable dignatoris at the press briefing

YPSA with the support of Actionaid Bangladesh organized a meet the press on “Involvement of Persons with disabilities (PWD) with the mainstream development through survey of PWDs” at National Press […]

Training opportunity: Technology for Skills and Employment for Youth with Disability

YPSA has recently won the prestigious Competition named ‘Youth Solutions! Technology for Skills and Employment’, 2013, organized by The World Bank, Microsoft Sri Lanka and Sarvodaya-Fusion. As a consequence, YPSA is going to implement […]

‘Youth Solutions!’ Empowers Youth Led NGOs in South Asia

Vashkar Bhattacharjee from YPSA, Bangladesh receiving crest.

Four innovative Youth Solutions were selected winners at the Regional Grant Competition, jointly organized by The World Bank, Microsoft Sri Lanka and Sarvodaya-Fusion. The competition titled ‘Youth Solutions! Technology for Skills and Employment’ […]

Asia Reflect Day observed

Rally on Asia Reflect Day at Sitakund

Guliakhali and Bhuiyan Para knowledge center organized rally and discussion meeting with the support of YPSA and Actionaid Bangladesh to observe Asia Reflect Day at Sitakund on 24 April. 

Secretary of Ministry of Social Welfare visited YPSA

Dr. Ranajit Kumar Biswas, Secretary, Ministry of Social Welfare visited YPSA at Sitakund on 21 September’ 2012. He distributed assistive devices to 15 Persons with disability through YPSA. He also […]

Director General of Bangladesh Betar visited Radio Sagor Giri FM.99.2

Mr. Kazi Akhtar Uddin Ahmed, Director General of Bangladesh Betar, President of Community Radio Monitoring Committee, Ministry of Information visited Radio Sagor Giri FM.99.2 at Sitakund on 2 September’ 12. […]

Launching ceremony of Radio Sagor Giri FM 99.2 held

Radio Sagor Giri has started its full range of broadcasting as a community radio station with the aim of empowering rural people, accelerating community and introducing more demand for accountability. […]

Radio Sagor Giri FM 99.2 started test transmission from Sitakund , Chittagong

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Radio Sagor Giri FM 99.2 has already started test transmission. This is the first Government approved community radio station in Chittagong initiated by YPSA . The name of this Community Radio […]

Workshop on “ ICT and Accessibility For The People With Disability” held in the festival of South Asia Social Forum (SASF)

YPSA and Actionaid Bangladesh jointly organized a workshop on “ ICT and Accessibility For The People With Disability” in the festival of South Asia Social Forum (SASF), the program held on […]

4th Knowledge Sharing Workshop on Community Radio held at Dhaka

Knowledge Sharing Workshop was held at Dhaka on 18-19th September 2011 at Press Institute of Bangladesh. The workshop was organized by Bangladesh NGOs Network for Radio and Communication (BNNRC) with the […]

Workshop on Role of Community Radio in Disaster Risk Reduction

A workshop was held on 21 September, 2011 at Disaster Bhaban, Dhaka  on the issue and strategy related to Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change adaptation .The workshop was jointly organized […]

Empowering Vision Impaired People through ICT Training

Visual impairment is no barrier to learning computer skills, as eight Chittagong University students are discovering. The visually impaired students are currently undertaking a six month long computer training course […]

Seminar on “Disability friendly ICT: Bangladesh perspective” held

Mr. Vashkar Bhattacharjee, Program Officer of YPSA presented the key-note in the seminar

Seminar titled “Disability Friendly Information and Communication Technology: Bangladesh perspective” was organized by a non-governmental organization Jatiya Trinamul Protibondhi Sangstha in association with Disability Rights Fund on November 13 at […]

Meeting on “Disable friendly Information and Communication Technology: Bangladesh Perspective” held

Jatio Trinomul Protibondhi Shanstha (National Grassroots Disability  organization) with the support of Disability Rights Fund (DRF) organized meeting on “Disable friendly Information and Communication Technology: Bangladesh Perspective”on 13 Novemeber 2010 […]

Divisional Digital Innovation Fair 2010

YPSA stall

YPSA was awarded for its new concept of ICT innovation Access to Information project of prime minister’s office and Divisional Commissioner’s Office Chittagong jointly organized a three-day digital innovation fair. […]

YPSA gratitude its officials who made contribution to obtain National e-content and ICT4D award

YPSA gratitude its officials who have made  outstanding contribution to obtain two national awards at a function held at the Head Office on   17 August. Mr. Vashkar Bhattacharjee, Program […]

DAISY for ALL and Ship Breaking in Bangladesh web portal received National ICT4D Award

YPSA received National e-Content and ICT4D champion Award 2010 for DAISY (Digital Accessible Information System) for all in Social Inclusion and participation categories. YPSA also awarded Special Mention award For […]

View exchanging session on “Role of Community Radio in development of Sitakund” held

YPSA, Community Radio Academy and BNNRC jointly organized a view exchanging meeting on “Role of Community Radio in development of Sitakund” at Sitakund Upazilla Parishad Auditorium on 3 July. Md […]

Workshop on Information for people with print disabilities: Daisy for all

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Bangladesh Telecentre Network (BTN) in association with Young Power in Social Action (YPSA) arranged a workshop which objective was to orient different stake holders with Digital Accessible Information System (DAISY) […]