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News Category: Environment and Climate Change

Speech by Upazila Nirbahi Officer Mahbubul Karim

Workshop on the sustainable rehabilitation of climate induced displaced people held at Pekua

YPSA organized a workshop on preparing project proposals for community-based sustainable rehabilitation for the highly distressed climatic induced displaced families of southeast coastal area of Bangladesh. The workshop was held…

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Mr Mohammad Shahjahan, Deputy Director-YPSA, gave welcome speech

Workshop on planned relocation of highly vulnerable climate induced displaced households in South-Eastern coast of Bangladesh

On Monday,September 17, 2018, a workshop was held on “planned relocation of highly vulnerable climate induced displaced households in South-Eastern coast of Bangladesh”. The workshop was organized by YPSA (Young Power…

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YPSA distributes garbage trolley and safety equipment to promote safe waste management

YPSA, under Promoting Safe Water and Sanitation program , distributed garbage trolley and safety equipment for the collection of waste, at the Takterpool slum of east Bakalia, 18 no. ward of…

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Koli Akhter in front of her old and new house

New houses for homeless people on the coast

YPSA built 137 houses in Banskhali There is some, at least, damage to every natural disaster when it takes place in the Banskhali Upazila of South Chittagong since the Chittagong…

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How safe the coastal belt of the country is – Md. Arifur Rahman : A channel 24 TV feature

  A channel 24 TV feature on disaster risk in coastal areas in Bangladesh and effect of climate change. Md. Arifur Rahman, chief executive of YPSA was the host while…

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Dr. Qazi Kholiquzzaman Ahmad visits climate displaced families relocated by YPSA

Dr. Qazi Kholiquzzaman Ahmad visits climate displaced families relocated by YPSA

Dr. Qazi Kholiquzzaman Ahmad, Chairman of Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation (PKSF) and Coordinator of Bangladesh Climate Change Negotiating Team, visited YPSA’s rehabilitation program for climate displaced people at Sayedpur union, Sitakund on March 20, 2017….

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experience shearing workshop on Climate Resilient Participatory Afforestation and Reforestation Project of YPSA

Experience shearing on Climate Resilient Participatory Afforestation and Reforestation Project

Bangladesh Forest Department, YPSA and Arannayk Foundation jointly arranged an experience shearing workshop on Climate Resilient Participatory Afforestation and Reforestation Project at Hotel Cox Today Auditorium, Cox’sbazar on September 5,…

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Fruit Tree Fair-2016 begins at Sitakund

A three-day Fruit Tree Fair 2016 begins at Sitakund on 28 August arranged by Upazila Agricultural Extension Division. The fair was inaugurated by Didarul Alam MP, Member of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on…

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HSBC visits YPSA’s Community Engagement In Environment Protection Initiatives

HSBC visits YPSA’s Community Engagement In Environment Protection Initiatives

Abdullah Al Jubayer, Manager, Corporate Sustainability, The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited (HSBC) has visited the YPSA-CEEPI project’s activities in Sitakund & Mirsharai Upazilla of Chittagong on July 27,…

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YPSA’s relief support being continued among the Cyclone ROANU affected people in Kutubdia

Tropical storm Roanu made landfall in the southern coastal region of Bangladesh on 21 May 2016. Eighteen (18) coastal districts were affected and among them Kutubdia has been affected severely…

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YPSA observes World Environment Day 2016

YPSA with the support of HSBC arranged seedlings distribution, rally and discussion meeting on World Environment Day at Sitakund. YPSA led first community radio in Chittagong Radio Sagor Giri FM…

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HSBC and YPSA organise Inter School Debate Competition on ‘World Environment Day’

HSBC and YPSA organise Inter School Debate Competition on ‘World Environment Day’

The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited (HSBC) Bangladesh and its’ implementation partner Young Power In Social Action (YPSA) organised a Inter School Debate Competition on ‘World Environment Day 2016’…

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A documentary film about YPSA-EDM project

Climate Change Adaptation by Ensuring Water an Sanitation Facilities in Cyclone Shelter A documentary film about YPSA-EDM project

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Launching and Installation Ceremony for Lawyers Initiative for Displacement Solutions held

According to the constitution of Bangladesh and different acts and policies, rights of climate displaced persons have to be ensured. But climate displaced peoples are living in the embankment, urban…

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PWD receiving cash in Cox’sbazar

YPSA provides financial aid to the persons with disability

YPSA provides financial aid to the persons with disability affected by cyclone Komen and flash flood in Cox’sbazar which happened in the midst of 2015. At first YPSA conducted a…

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YPSA Team at UNFCCC COP21

YPSA team at UN Climate Change Conference COP21 in Paris

YPSA team comprised Md. Arifur Rahman, Chief Executive of YPSA and Mr.Vashkar Bhattacharjee, Program Manager of YPSA and GAATES Country Representative in Bangladesh officially accredited by the United Nations to…

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Chief Executive of YPSA Md. Arifur Rahman presented "Environment and Livelihood Security" issues at Technical Session ii: Climate Change and Inclusive Growth.

National consultation workshop “Growth and Climate Change: Opportunities and Challenges in Bangladesh” held

European Union EU, BRAC and BRAC University organized a national consultation workshop “Growth and Climate Change: Opportunities and Challenges in Bangladesh” at The Westin Hotel, Dhaka on 27th October15. Chief…

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National Alliance for Risk Reduction and Response Initiatives (NARRI) consortium visits YPSA

National Alliance for Risk Reduction and Response Initiatives (NARRI) Consortium Manager (RESPONSE Project) Mr. Iqbal Hossain visited Oxfam-YPSA field on 05 September 2015. During his visit, he cross checked beneficiaries…

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“Rights of Climate Displaced Persons: A Pocket Guide” jointly published by YPSA and Displacement Solution was launched in the program

Orientation to Lawyers on Climate Displacement held

YPSA and Lawyers’ Initiative for Displacement Solutions (LIDS) jointly organized an orientation program for lawyers on Climate Displacement issue at Hotel Heritage, Chittagong on 9th July, 2015. A new publication…

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