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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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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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Candle lite vigil infront of press club

This year eight workers died in the ship breaking yards. People remember them and demand stop killing in the ship yards.

Remembrance Day ( 12 Dec.’07 ) observed to remember the dead workers those died in this year in the ship yard. It’s not any formal declared day. YPSA arranged different…

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World Human Rights Day observed

Shipbreaking workers arranged Human Chain on the World Human Rights Day (10 December’07) in front of Chittagong Press Club with the support of YPSA and the workers also submitted memorandum,…

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YPSA observed International Disability Day 2007

3rd December is International Disability Day. Day long program organized by Chittagong Society for the disabled and Department of Social Welfare of Bangladesh Gov. Colorful Rally, Day long Disability fair,…

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YPSA observed World Aids Day 07

Different program have been organized on the occasion of World AIDS DAY 2007 observed under the project YPSA-GFATM at Comilla and Cox’s Bazar. Chief Guest was Mr. Monjurur Rahaman, Deputy…

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YPSA AGM 2007 and Workshop on 3rd Strategic Plan

YPSA Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held on 2nd November 07 at the Human Resource Development Centre (HRDC) Chittagong. Members of YPSA Executive Committee and General Council were present in…

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Hossain Zillur Rahman, chairman

Workers rights and Environment friendly Shipbreaking practice demanded

Incorporation of clauses in the proposed national policy on shipbreaking to ensure the issue of pre-cleaning of ships before breaking, establishing environmentally sound management of breaking ships, compliance with the…

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ICT training for PWDs

Emotional Closing of Professional Development Training IRCD,YPSA

That is a closing ceremony of ‘ Professional Development Training, ” I am going to speak about.Reading everyone’s face & mind I find the same emotion though the near last…

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Report on the ICT-Survey for Rehabilitation of Persons with Disabilities

We are delighted to announce that the report on the ICT-Survey conducted by Japanese society for Rehabilitation of Persons with Disabilities on behalf of UNESCAP has completed. YPSA participated on…

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International Youth Day 2007 Observed in Bangladesh

To observe the International Youth Day 2007, a colorful grand youth rally was brought out from theNationalMuseumat Shahbag, which ended at Central Shahid Minar,Dhakain the morning. Around one thousand youth…

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Birth registration in Free of cost by 2008

Bangladesh Government declares 3rd July ‘07 as National Birth Registration Day. The theme of the day was “Free of cost birth registration by 2008”. During the week, publicity in this…

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11th June tragedy YPSA, always there with immediate relief

It was estimated that 126 people were killed and about 1000 injured by the mudslides during the heavy rainfalls on 11th June in Chittagong, Bangladesh. According to the Meteorological Department…

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signing ceremony

Development partnership between YPSA and Ranks Telecom Ltd.

Recently an agreement signed as Development Partner of each other between YPSA and Ranks Telecom Ltd. in the name of YPSA-RanksTel project with the view to providing telecommunication facilities through…

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Goodbye Richard…

YPSA said farewell on 6th June 2007 to one of its favorite volunteers Richard Yuwono. Richard came to YPSA in June 2006 as a Youth Ambassador for Development, a program run by…

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YPSA organized Human Chain

YPSA observed World Environment Day ’07

YPSA organized human chain and rally to celebrate World Environment Day 2007 on 5 June at Chittagong Shahid Minar premises.