Institutional Development 2014-16

07

Aug2014
TISL has invited the two writers who contributed biased and one-sided stories to Ceylon Today newspaper to respect evidence based strategic interventions to promote good governance and eradicate corruption from the country. Further TISL invites anyone wishing to know about TISL to visit its office and collect information on what TISL do and enlighten themselves rather than ignoring basic media ethics and write biased one-sided articles. TISL ... Read More
August 7, 2014haritha

09

Jul2014
Move by the Defence Ministry to ban Non Governmental Organisations (NGOs) from holding press conferences workshops and issuing media releases was an illegal decision said the Civil Society Collective (CSC) on Wednesday 09th July 2014. Speaking on behalf of the CSC J.C.Weliamuna Chairperson of the Transparency International Sri Lanka said the NGO’s will continue to ignore the ban and continue with ... Read More
July 9, 2014haritha

09

Jul2014
Over the past few years Sri Lanka's civil society organizations have been facing a most  challenging task in discharging their responsibilities and l obligations. These challenges have  led to a situation which has resulted in weakening the spirit of both civil society activists and the organizations themselves. It has also challenged the democratic framework and good governance. In the recent past civil society activists and organizations ... Read More
July 9, 2014haritha

01

Jul2014
“Though threats from unforeseen elements are looming large we will not get buckled under but continue our efforts to promote accountability, good governance and integrity in the country,” said TISL Executive Director S. Ranugge ` addressing the TISL Members’ Day held on 27th June 2014. “TISL has always played an active and constructive role in advocating for government transparency and accountability, but currently our work is ... Read More
July 1, 2014haritha

30

Jun2014
                  Despite organised elements continuing to disrupt the movements of  Transparency International SrI Lanka (TISL) it stood firm and held the Annual General Meeting and the Members' Day programme successfully as scheduled on the 27th June 2014. Both events were well attended and the Board members and the members of the TISL gave overwhelming support to the continuation of its activities to strengthen anti-corruption structures ... Read More
June 30, 2014

30

Jun2014
                  Management of the Global Tower Hotel in Welwatta last friday (27th) ordered Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL), the national chapter of the Global Movement against Corruption to cancel its Annual General Meeting few hours prior to commencement of the meeting. The AGM was scheduled to be held at the Global Towers where all arrangements had been made, including the full payment to the venue. ... Read More
June 30, 2014

22

May2014
It is with deep sorrow that we inform all well-wishers of Transparency International Sri Lanka the passing of our former colleague and beloved friend, Sanjaya Senanayaka. Sanjaya served as the Communications Head of TISL for a brief period in 2009 and was an important force in developing TISL ‘s communication strategies. Even after his resignation from TISL, Sanjaya continued to be a great asset to the ... Read More
May 22, 2014haritha