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Young Power in Social Action (YPSA) is an organization for sustainable development and NGO in Special Consultative Status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (UN ECOSOC)

News Category: COVID-19 Response

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YPSA provides emergency cash support among COVID-19 affected poor families

YPSA has been implementing a project namely COVID-19 Affected Rohingya and Host Communities Response Project in Cox’s Bazar; Bangladesh with support of Solider Suisse from February 2021. Due to COVID-19…

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Virtual Talk to Promote Disability Inclusive Entrepreneurship for COVID 19 Affected Women with Disabilities Held

With an aim to promote disability-inclusive entrepreneurship and find a way out to increase the social dignity of COVID-19 affected women with disabilities in order to give them a solid…

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Orientation workshop

Staff orientation on Covid-19, GBV & PVE (For Consortium Staff) organized by YPSA CEVEC Consortium

On 17 August 2021, YPSA CEVEC consortium organized day long orientation on Life Skills Education (For Consortium Staff) at Conference room, YPSA HRDC, Cox’sBazar Campus, Paner Chora, Ramu, Cox’s Bazar….

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Partnership agreement signed between Bangladesh NGO Foundation (BNF) and YPSA

Partnership agreement signed between Bangladesh NGO Foundation (BNF) and YPSA

Bangladesh NGO Foundation (BNF) is a self-governing institutions under the Bank and Financial Institutions Division of Ministry of Finance, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh. As part of government…

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Training workshop

YPSA Launched Entrepreneurship Training for COVID-19 Affected Women with Disabilities

A five-day entrepreneurship training workshop for women with disabilities on EDBM (Entrepreneurship Development and Business Management) was launched by YPSA on 20th June 2021 at Bir Muktijoddha AKM Mafizur Rahman…

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Assistant Health Coordinator, RRRC Office, Cox's Bazar visit YPSA

Assistant Health Coordinator, RRRC Office, Cox’s Bazar visited YPSA Age Friendly Space

Assistant Health Coordinator at the Office of the Refugee Relief and Repatriation Commissioner, Cox’s Bazar Dr. Md. Sarwar Jahan and Camp in Charge (CiC) at Camp-11 Mesbha Ul Alam Bhuiyan visited YPSA led…

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Inaugural session

Induction workshop of “Economic Recovery Project for COVID 19 Affected Host Communities & Rohingya  Refugee”

A project induction workshop for the “Economic Recovery Project for COVID 19 Affected Host Communities & Rohingya  Refugee” which is being implemented by YPSA and supported by Solidar Suisse, a Swiss…

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Meeting of Urban Community Volunteers of West Sholashahar Ward-7 held

A meeting of Urban Community Volunteers of West Sholashahar Ward-7 was held on the initiative of YPSA Prayash-II Project. The meeting discussed in details the role and responsibilities of urban…

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Inauguration of hand washing corners

YPSA launched 13 hand washing corners in Chattogram City Corporation area

Under the initiative of YPSA, Prayash II project, in collaboration with Save the Children, 13 hand washing corners have been set up at the ward 7, 8 and 19 of…

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8 no Shulokbahor Ward Disaster Management Committee Meeting

Ward Disaster Management Committee meeting on preparedness to tackle the second wave of COVID-19

For the preparedness to deal with the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, YPSA organized a meeting with the Ward Disaster Management Committee at the 8 no Shulokbahor Ward Office…

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IRC Country Director visits YPSA’s Protection Assistance for COVID 19 Response Project in Cox’s Bazar

Mr. Manish Kumar Agrawal, Country Director of International Rescue Committee (IRC) visited YPSA’s project activities under the project titled, “Emergency Health, WASH, and Protection Assistance for COVID-19 Response in Underserved…

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YPSA observed International Volunteer Day 2020

YPSA organized various events with the urban community volunteers of 19th Bakalia Ward of Chittagong City Corporation to mark the International Volunteer Day’ 2020. Under YPSA’s Prayash-II project, an awareness…

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YPSA observed Global Handwashing Day-2020

October 15 is Global Handwashing Day, a global advocacy day dedicated to increasing awareness and understanding about the importance of handwashing with soap as an effective and affordable way to…

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YPSA organized hygiene session with Urban Community Volunteers and distributed volunteer ID card, guideline and mask

YPSA has organized a hygiene session with Urban Community Volunteers (UCV) of 7 no Sholoshohor ward of Chattogram City Corporation. During the session, besides making aware UCVs on hygiene practice,…

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Plan International’s Country Director visited YPSA’s Program in Teknaf

Ms. Orla Murphy, Country Director of Plan International Bangladesh (PIB) visited the on-going activities of YPSA in Teknaf, Cox’s Bazar on 28th September, 2020. She was accompanied by Mr. Mohammed…

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Youth leader in COVID-19 response

YPSA Active Citizens Youth Leader secured winners position on Social Action Innovation Ideas of British Council Competition

Congratulations to YPSA Active Citizens Youth Leader Mr. Omar Faruk Joy for securing winners position of TOP-10 in the competition of “Active Citizens Covid-19 Response: Social Action Innovation Ideas” organized…

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Food distribution

Inauguration of food and hygiene kit distribution as YPSA’s Youth led Covid 19 Response

YPSA Activista Chittagong LRP-48 project supported by ActionAid Bangladesh started first phase of emergency food support and hygiene kit distribution among 248 families including 523 ultra-poor, persons with disability, excluded…

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250 COVID-19 affected beneficiaries received emergency cash support

YPSA has provided emergency cash support among 250 people who were affected during the lockdown for COVID-19 pandemic.  The emergency cash support was provided under the Proyash-II project which is…

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Living in a Healthy & Violence-free family during COVID-19

  This is a story of an ideal family that practices good hygiene behaviours to protect themselves from #COVID19. They seek help regarding any health issues and report violence by…

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YPSA provided food aid to 5,000 unemployed workers

YPSA, an organization for sustainable development, has provided food assistance to 5,000 unemployed workers and poor families. These food items were distributed in packets among the unemployed workers and poor families…

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