Category: 2021-25

data protection

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Jul2021
Sri Lanka is on the verge of introducing a bill on Personal Data Protection which aims to regulate the processing of personal data, while identifying and strengthening the rights of data subjects in relation to the protection of personal data. Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) has taken steps to create ... Read More
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Jul2021
On the 17th of May, the cabinet of ministers approved a proposal by PM Mahinda Rajapaksa to revise the existing guidelines on procurement to expedite procurement of essential medical supplies such as vaccines. While recognizing the need to improve procurement efficiency, TISL warns that new procurement guidelines could lead to new ... Read More
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Jun2021
TISL demands accountability in the Presidential Pardon system following the release of 3 persons convicted of murder, since 2019 across different presidencies. It is deeply concerning that the public of Sri Lanka has not been presented any proof that the Constitutionally prescribed process has been followed in granting these presidential pardons. The ... Read More
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Jun2021
First ever UN General Assembly Special Session against Corruption took place in New York Sri Lankan highlighted the importance of international cooperation and engagement with media, civil society and the corporate sector in the fight against corruption. Sri Lanka assures that the draft law on Proceeds of Crime in ... Read More