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 ››
District Level Service Providers Mapping Workshop on Referral Services for the Survivors held at Chittagong
YPSA organized a District Level Service Providers Mapping Workshop on Referral Services for the Survivors under YPSA-BCTIP Program (Bangladesh Counter Trafficking-in-Persons) supported by USAID and WINROCK International. The workshop was held at the Chittagong Press Club on 29 August’16.
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 the Ministry for Expatriate Welfare and Overseas Employment. YPSA set a stall at the fair.
Mr. Dr. M Ziya Uddin, HIV/AIDS Specialist & Ms. Smirti Biswas, United Nations Volunteer of UNICEF visited the YPSA’s ”Strengthening Health and other Opportunities for Vulnerable Adolescent” (SHOVA) project at Dhaka on 23 August 2016. During the visit they meet with adolescent female sex worker group and discuss their risks and endeavor to understand their knowledge level on HIV …Read More »
Besides government, NGOs have contributed for advancing the UN Millennium Development Goals and they will play important role in achieving Sustainable Development Goals. The government has established Bangladesh NGO Foundation (BNF) to support the NGOs, with a view to associate the Non-Governmental Organizations and mandated to take up socio- economic development activities and poverty alleviation initiatives through NGOs having previous experience …Read More »
International Indigenous Day celebrated at YPSA-Community Legal Services for Access to Justice Project Area
The International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples is observed on August 9, 2016 (Tuesday) on YPSA-Community Legal Services for Access to Justice Project (CLS) area to promote and protect the rights of the indigenous population at program area. There were four upazilla’s in YPSA-CLS area namely as Fatikchari, Rangunai, Ramu and Moheshkhali, where about 10 thousands …Read More »
YPSA-Community Legal Services for Access to Justice Program (CLS) is working for the legal empowerment of marginalized and underprivileged communities in Bangladesh especially on Chittagong and Cox’s Bazar Districts. For Capacity Development, Common Understanding of the program and on sharing the quarter activity; A Project Coordination Meeting was held at YPSA-Head Office, Chittagong on 03-04 August, 2016. …Read More »
YPSA and ANIRBAN arranged a signature campaign at the sea beach of Cox’sbazar to mark the World Day against Trafficking in Persons 2016.
Seminar on Global Accessibility Awareness Day 2016. Read more…
YPSA celebrated its 31 Anniversary on May 20, 2016. Read more…
Advocacy meeting on “Person with disability Friendly National Budget 2016-17″ held. Read more…
YPSA wins the best stall award at the Digital Innovation Fair 2016. Read more…
“Budget Hearing 2016-17: Chittagong Region” held. Read more…
Human chain formed in 11 districts demanding imposition of high tax 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 ….
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…
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