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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)

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YPSA observed World Environment day ’08

YPSA observed World Environment day. A rally of at least 1700 people was organized on the environment day where people from all sphere of life are joined demanding for a…

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International AIDS Candlelight Memorial held

HIV/AIDS Coordination Committee in Chittagong observed the 25th Anniversary of the historic International AIDS Candlelight Memorial-one of the world’s first public events against HIV/AIDS. Alhaj M. Manjur Alam, Honorable Mayor…

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Volunteers at Certificate given ceremony

Volunteers received training on Disaster preparedness, Rescue and Primary treatment

There are 10 Community Volunteer Groups were formed in the Chittagong City Corporation under the project ‘Mobilizing Communities for Disaster Risk Reduction’. Young volunteers received training on Disaster preparedness, Rescue…

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Meeting at HO

24 Years anniversary of YPSA

24 Years anniversary of YPSA observed at YPSA HRDC on 20 MAY. In this respect the members of YPSA’s Executive Committee were present in a discussion program besides the various…

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Woman participants

Entrepreneur’s Development and Business Management training

The half of total population is woman in the society. There is no way to enhance economical development without woman empowerment. It is possible to reduce gender discrimination and empower…

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workshop Cox'sbazar

Bhutan Government & Save the children USA representatives visited YPSA GFATM project program at Cox’s Bazar.

12 members of Ministry of Education, Youth & Sports of Bhutan Government & Save the children-USA representatives visited YPSA-GFATM project (Package#902) field level activities at Cox’sBazar on 15th may’08. <tr…

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YPSA Workshop

YPSA Consortium organized National Workshop with BGMEA and Garments Owners

To fight against HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria, the GOB has received grants from the GFATM with Save the Children-USA as the MA. The title of the HIV/AIDS component of Round-6…

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Human chain

On May Day the Shipbreaking workers demanded to stop threat to their life

The Shipbreaking workers observed May Day with a call to stop threat to their life in the shipbreaking yards. They have arranged Human Chain and Rally demanding their basic rights…

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Signing ceremony

Agreement signed between YPSA and Sonne International

“Community Based Child Development Program ComBaCD” project signed between YPSA and Sonne International of Austria  on 21 April at YPSA Rangamati Office. This project to be implemented in Alikadam Upazila…

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YPSA disaster day

YPSA’s Disaster & Emergency Management Unit collaboration with the Bangladesh Government observed National Disaster Preparedness Day 2008 at Chittagong

Picture Gallery of National Disaster Preparedness Day 2008 observation   Abdul Halim, District Relief and Rehabilitation Officer, Chittagong, receives T-shirts Leaflet distribution <p >Ashraf Shamim, Deputy Commissioner of Chittagong, receivesPoster…

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CANADA-YPSA Vote campaign

High Commissioner Richardson distributing stickers to the rickshaw pullers

Reinforce this democratic process that will offer approximately 90 million eligible Bangladeshis a greater say in the decisions that affect their lives, a month long campaign to raise awareness about…

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Workshop on Tobacco control

Workshop on Tobacco control held

YPSA organized a divisional workshop on Tobacco control under the “Strengthening Bangladeshi tobacco control through GO-NGO cooperation for improved FCTC implementation” with the support of WBB Trust & The Union…

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Group photo

YPSA participated in the Third general assembly and conference of Asia and Pacific Disability Forum (APDF)

YPSA participated in the Third general assembly and conference of Asia and Pacific Disability Forum (APDF). The head of the caretaker government made the remarks while inaugurating the third general…

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Norway ambassador visit YPSA

Royal Norwegian Embassy, Royal Danish Embassy and IOM Team visited YPSA PPVHT-B project

Bangladesh treated as a source and transit country for Human Trafficking. It is established by the various local and international reports. Every year many people include adolescent boys and girls…

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Screening of the documentary film “IRON EATERS”

YPSA arranged the premiere show of the documentary film IRON EATERS at Theatre Institute Auditorium, Chittagong on 26 February’08. Berlin-based Bangladeshi Filmmaker Shaheen Dill-Riaz’s documentary “Iron Eaters” (Bangla Title Lohakhor)…

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Press Conference on submitted recommendations for expected policy on Shipbreaking

YPSA organized a press conference, on 30 January at Chittagong Press Club, on the submitted recommendations for expected Shipbreaking Policy. Speakers said that it is true that shipbreaking is contributing…

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signing ceremony

Save the Children-USA and Sub Recipients of both GFATM Round-6 HIV/AIDS Project

The GFATM Round 6 HIV/AIDS Project is on “HIV Prevention and Control among High Risk population and Vulnerable Young People in Bangladesh” and builds on the experiences of existing grant…

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Dr. Md. Hanif Uddin, Deputy Program Manager, NASP speeks at the meeting

“ SHARABELA SHARAKKHON ” completed at Cox’s Bazar

“Prevention of HIV/AIDS among Young People in Bangladesh” is a collaborative project between National AIDS/ STD Program (NASP), Directorate General of Health Services, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MOHFW)…

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oath taking ceremony at Sitakund

First convention of the Self-Help Organizations of People with Disability, held at Sitakund

A day resonant by the gathering of over thousand people including 600 People with disability “First Convention of the Self-Help Organizations of People with Disability of Sitakund” was organized on…

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Youth participants

Youth camp for the persons with disability

In every year, YPSA, with the support of Action Aid Bangladesh organizes Youth Camp to contribute youth people on social development and encourage them to make leadership spirit in their…

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