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Jun2018
TISL has prepared a Legislative Brief on the National Audit Bill, with the aim of strengthening public auditing mechanism detailed in the Bill, whilst maintaining accountability and transparency. The trilingual Brief contains detailed analysis of provisions under four main topics : surcharging power, appeal process, investigative power of the Auditor ... Read More
June 30, 2018admin
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May2018
In the aftermath of the revelations about Hon. Dayasiri Jayasekera MP receiving money from a company controlled by Perpetual Treasuries owner Arjun Aloysius, Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) wishes to once again raise the need to introduce interest registers for members of parliament and other public representatives as an important step towards preventing corruption. TISL has consistently highlighted the ... Read More
May 30, 2018haritha
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May2018
The UN Convention Against Corruption (UNCAC) suggests that the best way for nations to combat corruption is by enacting legislation for the creation of an independent body dedicated to such a task. Such bodies could enforce and promote anti-corruption policies and principles. A well-functioning oversight mechanism with a focus on anti-corruption is seen ... Read More
May 13, 2018haritha
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May2018
Cooperation vital to success in tackling grand corruption If found guilty, Bribery Act provides for a prison term up to 7 years Opportunity for CIABOC to re-emphasize independence, which should not require ‘political clearance’ Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) applauds the Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery and Corruption (CIABOC) ... Read More
May 7, 2018admin