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Disaster Risk Reduction & Humanitarian Response

UNDP Hosts 5th Chattogram Urban Network Coordination Meeting

UNDP Hosts 5th Chattogram Urban Network Coordination Meeting

On 23 March 2021, UNDP hosts 5th Chattogram Urban Network (CUN) coordination meeting at LIUPCP-UNDP office. The event was moderated by Md. Sarowar Hossain Khan, LIUPCP Town Manager at Chattogram…

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Director of OPHNE, USAID visited YPSA Resource Center in Chattogram

On 15th March 2021, Mr. Xerses Sidhwa, Director of OPHNE, USAID visited YPSA resource center at Amin Colony in Ward-7. During the visit he became aware about community outreach screening…

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Disinfectant sparying

YPSA observed National Disaster Preparedness Day 2021

YPSA observed National Disaster Preparedness Day under Proyash II project supported by Save the Children. To mark the day, Urban Community Volunteers (UCV) sprayed disinfectant to destroy dengue, chikungunya and…

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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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Speech by Mr Ashekur Rahman

4th Chattogram Urban Network Meeting held

YPSA with the support of Save the Children organized 4th Chattogram Urban Network meeting at YPSA head office on “Contemporary Urban Issues” in presence of representatives from 13 INGOs and…

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URA distribution to CDA Chairman

YPSA distributed Urban Risk Assessment Report (URA) to City Authority

YPSA has distributed two Urban Risk Assessment (URA) reports of 7 and 19 no wards under Proyash II project to Administrator of Chattogram City Corporation, ALhaj Khorshed Alam Sujon, Chariman…

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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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Urban Risk Assessment Validation Workshop has Organized by YPSA

YPSA organized Urban Risk Assessment Validation Workshop in Chattogram

YPSA organized Urban Risk Assessment (URA) Validation workshop of 8 no ward on 15th November, 2020 in G E C Palace, G. E. C circle with the support of Save…

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Camp Majhi Orientation on Social Cohesion held at Rohingya Camp in Ukhiya

YPSA organized orientation on Social Cohesion for the Camp Majhi of forcefully displaced Myanmar nationals (Rohingya) on 13 October 2020 at Camp In-charge Office of Camp 11, Balukhali, Ukhiya, Cox’s…

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YPSA observes International day for Disaster Reduction-2020

YPSA has observed International day for Disaster Reduction-2020 through day long activities in Chattogram. The activities are art competition among children, COVID-19 awareness door to door campaign by women group…

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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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YPSA celebrated ‘International Day of Older Persons’ at Rohingya camps in Ukhiya

“International Day of Older Persons’2020” was celebrated at YPSA Age Friendly Space (AFS-02 & 03), Camp-11 & 12, Balukhali; AFS-05, Camp-13, Burmapara, Palongkhali, Ukhiya, Cox’s Bazar and at AFS-08 &…

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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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International Development Story: Humanitarian response for Rohingya Refugees in Bangladesh by YPSA

Dr. Hasan, Professor Social Work at Centennial College, Toronto, hosted this episode of Podcasting Social Work and had conversation with Mr. Arifur Rahman, CEO, YPSA. Bangladesh has the world largest…

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Councilors of Chattogram City Corporation receive disinfectant sprayer

To prevent the spread of Dengue and Chikungunya, YPSA with the support of Save the Children Bangladesh has distributed disinfectant sprayer to the Councilor of Chattogram City Corporation under the…

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WDMC of Chattogram City Corporation and Urban Community Volunteers responded to COVID-19 pandemic

Ward Disaster Management Committee (WDMC) and Urban Community Volunteers (UCVs) in three wards of Chattogram City Corporation respectively 7, 8 and 19, proactively responded to prevent COVID-19 pandemic. Major activities…

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YPSA’s‘COVID-19 Emergency Response’ Project in Chakoria, Cox’s Bazar

YPSA has started implementation of a four months project titled, ‘CPiE and EiE in COVID-19 Emergency Response’ with the support of Plan International at two unions – Kakaraunion and Chiringa…

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Several impoverished families received food in Kawkhali – COVID-19 pandemic

YPSA distributed food items to several impoverished families who lost their livelihood due to the COVID-19 outbreak in Kawkhali Upazila under Rangamati district on 6th May, 2020. The distributed food…

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Food distribution at Birshreshtha Ruhul Amin Stadium

900 families including Islamic scholars and Hindu priests received food

As COVID-19 continues to wreak havoc on Bangladesh, YPSA distributed food and protective materials among 900 families including Islamic scholars and Hindu priests at different places in Cox’s Bazar during…

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