Category: Press Releases

TISL Press Releases

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Mar2018
As the world celebrates International Women's Day, Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) calls upon all political parties, the Elections Commission of Sri Lanka (ECSL) and competent authorities to ensure the implementation of the 25% quota for women in Local Government Authorities (LGA's). The quota for women's representation as introduced by the ... Read More
March 8, 2018haritha
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21

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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14

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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30

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