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Feb2018
Sri Lanka has failed to show significant improvement in the Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) 2017, released by Transparency International, the global movement against corruption. The index ranks 180 countries and territories by their perceived levels of public sector corruption. Sri Lanka has moved up 4 places from 95th to 91st, ... Read More
February 21, 2018haritha
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Feb2018
Upon scrutinizing the results of the concluded elections to Local Government Authorities (LGA), Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) has discovered that at least 160 of the 340 LGA's have been returned with no party or independent group establishing a majority of seats - a hung result. Against this backdrop, TISL wishes ... Read More
February 14, 2018haritha
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Feb2018
Tomorrow (3rd February 2018) marks one year since the Right to Information (RTI) Act became operational in Sri Lanka. While there remain challenges to overcome, the engagement of citizens in using RTI to hold authorities accountable as well as to resolve problems of a personal nature has been extremely encouraging. ... Read More
February 2, 2018admin
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Jan2018
Ample opportunity to hold debate before 8th Feb Only judicial mechanism can ensure justice & accountability on Bond & PRECIFAC reports Media Organisations facing a coverage dilemma Elections Commission's authority must not be undermined Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) is concerned by the decision to convene parliament on the 8th February, when the moratorium ... Read More
January 30, 2018haritha