Category: 2021-25

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Apr2021
TISL today filed a petition with the Supreme Court challenging the Colombo Port City Economic Commission bill, highlighting three key corruption concerns. TISL urges that the bill is in violation of several key articles of the Constitution and that it creates pathways for corruption, by facilitating or enabling illicit financial flows, ... Read More
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09

Apr2021
Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) has filed a Right to Information request with the National Medicines Regulatory Authority (NMRA) calling on the authority to publicise the manner in which approvals were granted for the Chinese manufactured Sinopharm COVID19 vaccine. The RTI calls on the NMRA to release a certified copy of ... Read More
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09

Apr2021
Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) has filed a Right to Information request calling on the Sri Lanka Standards Institution (SLSI) to release the names of the products that have received SLSI approval which carry harmful (carcinogenic) substances. TISL has also called on the SLSI to release the list of companies producing ... Read More
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Apr2021
On the 3rd of April, Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) conducted a webinar on the the use of Data in journalism. Among the topics covered during the webinar were the proposed Data Protection bill of Sri Lanka, the use of RTIs, and investigative journalism. The panelists that took part in the ... Read More