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Dec2020
As the world marks International Anti-Corruption Day (9 December) many people continue to face uncertainty in their day to day lives due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. “Recover with Integrity”, the global theme for Anti-Corruption Day, focuses on preventing corruption associated with the COVID-19 pandemic to ensure an inclusive recovery. ... Read More
December 9, 2020haritha
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Sep2020
Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) filed a petition with the Supreme Court on Thursday, 24 September 2020, challenging provisions of the 20th Amendment to the Constitution Bill. In this petition TISL highlighted 4 key areas which would compromise accountability mechanisms. These include the Right to Information (RTI), corruption investigations, the ... Read More
September 28, 2020haritha
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Sep2020
Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) is concerned that the lack of urgency in addressing allegations against police officers investigating major corruption cases, could have a detrimental impact on public trust in the justice system. Past incidents, including unwarranted contact between politicians and investigators, illustrate that interference by political authorities undermines ... Read More
September 21, 2020haritha
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Sep2020
In March, the government of Sri Lanka announced a single payment of 5,000 rupees for low-income families, senior citizens and people with disabilities. But the government put local consuls in charge of distribution without clear tracing mechanisms or accountability. Some consuls say they never received any money to distribute from the ... Read More
September 17, 2020haritha