Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina formally inaugurated textbook distribution program for the 2015 academic year. she also opened the distribution of “Daisy Multimedia Books” for the first time for visually-impaired students. Mr. Vashkar Bhattacharjee, Program Manager of YPSA handover Multimedia Books to the Prime Minister in the occasion. Read more ››
BLAST-YPSA Consortium and Upazila Administration jointly celebrated National Legal Aid Day 2016 at Chittagong and Cox’sBazar Districts including its sub-districts Rangunia, Fatikchari, Sandwip, Moheshkhali, Kutubdia and Ramu. Government of Bangladesh declared April 28 as the National Legal Aid Day. The day aims building an effective and strong legal aid services to ensure free access to justice of the poorer section of …Read More »
It should be treated as right, not welfare in regards to budget allocation for the people with disability. The government should give special attention to the people with disabilities in national budget 2016-17. Speakers said in an advocacy meeting on “Person with disability Friendly National Budget 2016-17″ held at Chittagong Press Club on April 27, 2016 jointly arranged …Read More »
Divisional Commissioner Office, Chittagong with the support of Access to Information (a2i) program of Prime Minister Office organized a three-day “Digital Innovation Fair 2016” at the Gymnasium building of Chittagong M.A. Aziz Stadium during 22-24 April, 2016. YPSA participated and won the best stall award at the fair. Cabinet Secretary Mohammad Shafiul Alam inaugurated the fair as …Read More »
YPSA formed human chain in 11 districts (Chittagong, Comilla, Feni, Laxmipur, Noakhali, Brahmanbaria, Chandpur, Cox’s Bazar, Bandarban, Rangamati and Khagrachari) of Chittagong Division on April 12, 2016 in front of respective DC office for demanding imposition of higher tax on all tobacco products. Smoke Free Coalition, councilors, civil society, NGOs, youth volunteers, journalists and YPSA staffs have …Read More »
YPSA and Federation DPOs of Sitakund jointly observed World Health Day’16 at Sitakund on April 7, 2016 with the Support of Actionaid Bangladesh. This day was observed with special slogan “To Get Health Services is My Right”. Colorful rally, memorandum submission to UHFPO, discussion meeting, cultural program and press briefing with the local Journalist were arranged to mark …Read More »
YPSA observed World Health Day’16 jointly with District Civil Surgeon Office and different NGOs of Chittagong on April 7, 2016. The theme of the day was “Make healthy choices everyday: Keep diabetes at day”. Colourful rally and discussion meeting were arranged on the occasion of the day. Mr. Mesbah Uddin, Deputy Commissioner of Chittagong district has inaugurated the …Read More »
YPSA observed World Malaria Day 2016 with the theme “End Malaria For Good” at Rangunia on May 9.
To raise the voice for the elimination of violence against women, YPSA-CLS Coalition formed a human chain at Rangunia. Read more…
Deputy Commissioner of Chittagong district presided over the meeting of Tobacco Control Taskforce Committee of Chittagong. Raed more…
A mobile court fined 40,000 Taka to a agent of Abul Khair company in Cox’s Bazar for violating TC law. Read more…
A human chain was formed demanding to insert pictorial warning signs on tobacco products. Read more…
Bangladesh Experiences presented at ZERO Project Conference 2016 held in Vienna , Austria. Read more…
International Youth Leadership Camp 2016 held in Dhaka. Read more ….
MOU signed between YPSA and Global Health Institute of North South University. Read more…
U.S. Ambassador to Bangladesh Ms. Marcia Stephens Bloom Bernicat visits YPSA at Cox’sbazar. Read more…
YPSA team at UN Climate Change Conference COP21 in Paris. Read more…
YPSA with support from BSRM distributes 300 warm blankets to the poor at Sitakund. Read more…
European Union EU, BRAC and BRAC University organized a national consultation workshop “Growth and Climate Change: Opportunities and Challenges in Bangladesh”. Read more…
Awards and Recognitions
YPSA became winner of the Accessible Books Consortium Award for Accessible Publishing Initiative at the International Excellence Award 2015 held in London Book Fair (LBF) , UK.
YPSA was selected winner at the Regional Grant Competition 2013 ‘Youth Solutions! Technology for Skills and Employment’, organized by The World Bank, Microsoft Sri Lanka and Sarvodaya-Fusion.
YPSA won The Information Society Innovation Fund (ISIF Asia) Awards. The Awards Ceremony took place during the Internet Governance Forum in Istanbul, Turkey 2 Sep 2014.
YPSA received champion award from Manthan Award South Asia 2010 for Ship Breaking in Bangladesh web portal and special mention award for DAISY for All in Bangladesh.
YPSA received National e-Content and ICT4D champion award 2010 for DAISY and Special Mention for Shipbreaking in Bangladesh web, arranged by Ministry of Science and ICT, Bangladesh Govt.
YPSA was awarded International Youth Peace Prize IYPP 1999
Recent Research Report and Publication
SOCIAL LEADERSHIP : LEARNINGS FROM GROUND ZERO. LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMDownload
SOCIAL CHANGE : A Journal for Social Development
Vol. 5, 2015Download
Guidance Note : new Land For Climate Displaced Persons In BangladeshDownload
Climate displacement in Bangladesh: Stakeholders, Laws and Policies – Mapping the existing institutional frameworkDownload
PAPA Critical City Guide Dhaka Bangladesh : A users guide to the city where you can read about the Tactics of Life of its inhabitants.Download
Baseline Study on the Children of Street Based Sex Workers (CSBSW)Download
Climate Change Adaptation by Ensuring Water an Sanitation Facilities in Cyclone Shelter. A documentary film about YPSA-EDM project.Watch Video
71 TV Report on Human Trafficking in BangladeshWatch Video
Ranga Shokal at Massranga Television. Topic: Interview of Md. Arifur Rahman, CE of YPSA as a social development activist and organizer in BangladeshWatch Video
Mr Arifur Rahman, CE of YPSA attended UNNAYANE-PKSF-Episode-109 at Bangla Vision TV.Watch Video