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  • The Elections Commissioner’s Office to Take Legal Action

    The Elections Commissioner’s Office to Take Legal Action

    The Elections Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya said his office will take action against complaints on misuse of public resources. He said this while making the key note at the launch of the election monitoring report held in Bandaranaike Memorial Institute Conference Hall recently. He commended the efforts of PPPR Team of Transparency International Sri Lanka and […]

  • During an Election All State Media Institutions should come under Election Commission

    During an Election All State Media Institutions should come under Election Commission

    Transparency International Sri Lanka’s Election monitoring exercise the Programme for Protection of Public Resources (PPPR) recommends the authorities to introduce laws to ensure that public resources are not used for election campaigning purposes with or without payments as it disrupts public life and creates an unfair advantage towards those with power and influence. As a […]

  • PPPR Media Report Alleges State Media Acted Arbitrarily

    PPPR Media Report Alleges State Media Acted Arbitrarily

    Except for two candidates Mahinda Rajapaksa and Maithripala Sirisena all other candidates received near zero coverage and the state media acted in a highly arbitrary and haughty manner even paid no respect and attention to the Election Commissioner’s guidelines and warnings during the last Presidential Election said media monitoring team of the TISL. This was […]

  • Transparent Inquiry Demanded on Central Bank

    Transparent Inquiry Demanded on Central Bank

    Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) is deeply disturbed by the rising concerns raised over controversial deals made in bond markets in recent weeks by a firm connected to the son-in-law of the present Governor of the Central Bank. TISL welcomes the steps taken by both the President and the Prime Minister in appointing two separate […]

  • TISL meets with The Vavuniya Trade Chamber

    TISL meets with The Vavuniya Trade Chamber

    Members of the Transparency international Sri Lanka (TISL) met with the Chamber of Commerce, Vavuniya to discuss the issues which affect owners of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in the area on the 9th of March 2015.The meeting took place in Vavuniya. This was the first step to find out the problems faced by proprietors […]

  • Jaffna Group for Anti-Corruption

    Jaffna Group for Anti-Corruption

    Youth in Jaffna formed “Jaffna Group for Anti-Corruption” in order to collectively tackle corruption related grievances in their area. This was after Transparency International Sri Lanka’s Advocacy and Legal Advice Center held a two day new media training workshop for Jaffna Youth engaged in Anti-Corruption initiatives. The training was held at the Afriel Youth Center […]

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  • Right to Information Discussion Held in Jaffna

    Right to Information Discussion Held in Jaffna

    Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) held a Sambashana discussion on importance of Right to Information laws in Sri Lanka at the center of Jaffna on the 28th February 2015. This discussion was part of TISL advocacy campaign to built the

    March 4, 2015 | 1 comment | View Post

  • Legal Clinic in Weligama

    Legal Clinic in Weligama

    Shelter for Integrity the legal arm of the Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) held a legal clinic on February 28th 2015 in Pathegama, Weligama of Matara District. At the legal clinic public of Weligama were provided with legal advice for

    March 4, 2015 | 0 comments | View Post

  • TISL Launches Presidential Election Monitoring Report

    TISL Launches Presidential Election Monitoring Report

    Transparency International Sri Lanka launched the report Electoral Integrity based on highlights of Presidential Election monitoring on the 25th February 2015 at the Committee room B of BMICH. This event was organized by Programme for Protection of Public Resources (PPPR)

    March 2, 2015 | 0 comments | View Post

  • ELECTORAL INTEGRITY

    ELECTORAL INTEGRITY

    A Review of the Abuse of State Resources and Selected Integrity Issues during 2015 Presidential Election in Sri Lanka January 8th 2015 marked the sixth Presidential election of the Democratic Socialists Republic of Sri Lanka. This was the first election conducted

    February 26, 2015 | 0 comments | View Post

  • PUBLIC OPINION ON THE RIGHT TO INFORMATION

    PUBLIC OPINION ON THE RIGHT TO INFORMATION

    A study done by Transparency International Sri Lanka revealed that 95% of the General Public thinks they have an entitlement to the right to obtain information they attempt to seek but it was also  revealed that 49.6% of respondents were

    February 24, 2015 | 0 comments | View Post

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  • Handbook on Local Governance launched

    Handbook on Local Governance launched

    TISL launched the Handbook on Local Governance outlining the services provided by local government institutions in Sri Lanka on 12th January at the Yakkalamulla Pradesheeya Sabha – Galle District – auditorium. Titled ‘Pradeshiya Yahapalanaya’ it comprises information in Sinhala to

    January 13, 2012 | 0 comments | View Post

  • TISL releases National Integrity System Assessment 2010

    TISL releases National Integrity System Assessment 2010

    The ‘National Integrity System (NIS) study 2010, a comprehensive assessment of the legal basis for and actual practice of functioning of Sri Lanka’s key institutions responsible for preventing and curbing corruption – has just been released by Transparency International Sri

    October 31, 2011 | 1 comment | View Post