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Transparency International Sri Lanka launches report ‘Integrity in Foreign Employment – an analysis of corruption risks in recruitment’ Today, December 18th, is International Migrants Day. Despite many measures at national and international level to protect migrant workers, they continue to be subject to abuse and exploitation. While a lot of research ... Read More
February 10, 2010haritha


Staggering cost of advertising contributing to violence Four leading NGOs that stand for the cause of good governance and a free and fair election said that the excessive spending on advertising by Presidential candidates, the two main candidates in particular, that had topped the Rs. 350 million mark even by January ... Read More
January 25, 2010haritha


A SERIOUS MATTER OF CONCERN This special report of the Programme for Protection of Public Resources (PPPR) of Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) relates to the cost of election propaganda to give an accurate picture of the costs incurred by political parties and the State for the conduct of the Presidential ... Read More
January 24, 2010haritha


The Island *Urges losing party not to make foolish excuses  *Slams ‘non-serious’ candidates  *Praises police for backing his efforts *Warns media not to manipulate election process Dismissing claims and counter claims that the government and the Opposition could manipulate the presidential election process, Elections Commissioner Dayananda Dissanayake yesterday assured that he had taken ... Read More
January 23, 2010haritha