Skip to content Go to main menu
Accessibility
YPSA Logo
YPSA
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)
Sitemap

News Category: Tobacco free campaign

Meeting

YPSA observes World No Tobacco Day 2021

On 31st May, 2021 YPSA has observed World No Tobacco Day’2021 with the motivation to support this year’s theme “Commit to Quit”. The event has moderated by Md. Arifur Rahman,…

Read More

Facebook live on Imposition of Specific Taxes on Tobacco Products: Way to Finance the Health Sector

Bangladesh Anti Tobacco Alliance (BATA) and Work for a Better Bangladesh (WBB) Trust organized a Facebook live program titled “Imposition of Specific Taxes on Tobacco Products: Way to Finance the…

Read More

Speech by Deputy Commissioner

E-cigarettes more harmful than conventional cigarettes – Deputy Commissioner

“E-cigarettes are currently becoming a fashion. The younger generation is turning into e-cigarettes. Research shows that E-cigarettes are far more harmful than conventional cigarettes. Therefore, public awareness should be raised…

Read More

inaugural program

Mayor of Chattogram City Corporation inaugurated a road show campaign on Tobacco free Chattogram City

YPSA organized a daylong Road Show campaign on Tobacco Free Chattogram City with the message of “Green & Clean City, let’s ensure Tobacco Free city”. Mayor of Chattogram City Corporation…

Read More

Planning workshop on Tobacco Free Chattogram City held

Planning workshop on Tobacco Free Chattogram City held

Chittagong City Corporation will issue a letter to all Government organizations for ensuring tobacco free environment. Md. Shamsuddoha, Chief executive of City Corporation declared this in a planning workshop on…

Read More

MOU signed between YPSA and Chattogram City Corporation for making Tobacco free Chattogram city

A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed between YPSA and Chattogram City Corporation for making the Tobacco Free Chattogram city. The MOU signing ceremony was held on 8th August 2019…

Read More

YPSA wins Tobacco-Control Award 2019

National Anti-Tobacco Platform (NATP) organized a seminar and Tobacco-Control Award 2019 giving ceremony at the PKSF auditorium, Dhaka on 12 May on the occasion of World No Tobacco Day 2019 ….

Read More

Meeting with the Mayor of Cox’s Bazar Municipality held

Mayor of Cox’s Bazar Municipality Mr. Mujibur Rahman has taken decision to destroy all tobacco advertisements in Cox’s Bazar Municipality area. He has given an order to the administrative officer…

Read More

Meeting with newly elected Mayor and Councilors of Cox’s Bazar Municipality

YPSA and Cox’s Bazar municipality jointly arranged a meeting on “Tobacco Free Cox’s Bazar” with newly elected Mayor and Councilors of Cox’s Bazar municipality on 18th October 2018 at the Conference…

Read More

The meeting was organized by Chattogram Divisional Commissioner Office, initiated by YPSA

Sharing meeting on “Implementation of Tobacco control Law in Chittagong division”

A sharing meeting on “Implementation on Tobacco control Law in Chittagong Division” held on 15 October 2018 in the auditorium hall of Chattogram Circuit House. The meeting was organized by…

Read More

National tobacco-free day 2018-YPSA

YPSA observes National Tobacco-free Day 2018

YPSA has been working to establish a model of Tobacco Free City in Cox’s Bazar aiming to raise public awareness for discoursing smoking as well as creating law-abiding ethic for…

Read More

Tobacco free Cox’s Bazar: It’s our commitment – Youth initiates Beach Campaign at Cox’s Bazar

YPSA has been working to establish a model of Tobacco Free City in Cox’s Bazar. The longest beach of the world Cox’s Bazar is the largest tourist spot in Bangladesh….

Read More

meeting

Meeting with Cox’s Bazar beach management committee on Smoke Free Cox’s Bazar

YPSA arranged a meeting on “Smoke Free Cox’s Bazar beach” with Cox’s Bazar beach management committee held at Laboni point on 20 September 2018. Mr. Md. Kamal Hosain, Deputy Commissioner…

Read More

Divisional Commissioner Abdul Mannan honored as non-smoking person by YPSA

Divisional Commissioner Abdul Mannan honored as a non-smoking person

According to the announcement of the Prime Minister of Bangladesh to trim down the use of tobacco in the country, speakers emphasized on taking action plan in every district of…

Read More

Meeting with Ministry of Local Government, Rural Development & Cooperatives held in Dhaka

Meeting with Ministry of Local Government, Rural Development & Cooperatives held in Dhaka

A discussion meeting on “Roles & Responsibilities of Local Government Division and its’ Other Institutions to Achieve the Target of- Tobacco Free Bangladesh by 2040” held on 8th August at Conference…

Read More

YPSA participated in Bangladesh Tobacco Control Leadership Program in Cox’s Bazar

YPSA participated in Bangladesh Tobacco Control Leadership Program in Cox’s Bazar

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and Bangladesh Center for Communication program jointly organized the Bangladesh Tobacco control leadership program from 28th July to 2nd August at Ocean Paradise Hotel, Cox’s…

Read More

Md. Arifur Rahman, Chief Executive of YPSA receiving plaque from Mayor

Non smokers will get priority in the recruitment process of Chittagong City Corporation – Mayor

Mayor of Chittagong City Corporation Mr. A.Z.M Nasir Uddin took a decision in 2017 to develop Tobacco Free Chittagong City before 2040. With the aim to develop the tobacco free…

Read More

YPSA observed World No Tobacco Day’18

YPSA observed World No Tobacco Day’18 on 31st May in 6 districts of Chattogram Division jointly with District Civil Surgeon Office and District Tobacco Control Taskforce. Colourful rally and discussion…

Read More

Cox’s Bazar municipality will be stricter to ensure tobacco free public place : Mayor

YPSA jointly with Cox’s Bazar municipality arranged a sharing meeting on “Tobacco free Cox’s Bazar City: our Responsibility” on 29th May 2018 at the conference room of Cox’s Bazar Municipality….

Read More

Shankar Ranjan Saha, Additional Divisional Commissioner (General) of Chittagong division

Focal point officer for tobacco control issue to be assigned : Additional Divisional Commissioner

Shankar Ranjan Saha, Additional Divisional Commissioner (General) of Chittagong division declared in a speech that tobacco control issue would be included in monthly coordination meeting’s agenda, while he was present…

Read More

More Categories