Category: National Integrity Awards

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Dec2011
"Democracy should be the duty of the people but what we see now is that the state mechanism has ensured that only the very brave dare to exercise this civic duty to dissent," said Ms Sithara Shreen in her address at the NIA 2011 presentation. Full text of her speech: Article 29(1) ... Read More
December 11, 2011haritha

11

Dec2011
The citation read at the NIA presentation recognizing the unyielding integrity, personal commitment and courage of J C Weliamuna, former Executive Director – TISL & Director – Transparency International. Born on the 29th of August, 1961 in Walasmulla, Beliatta in the Hambantota District and educated at St. Aloysius College in Galle, ... Read More
December 11, 2011haritha

10

Dec2011

Award of Excellence introduced

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The Award of Excellence created by TISL this year recognizes persons for their lifetime of commitment to the promotion of integrity, being eminent persons in their chosen fields of work, who are true role models. It was posthumously awarded to the highly respected member of the judiciary, Justice Mark Fernando at ... Read More
December 10, 2011haritha

10

Dec2011
"In this gloom and despair and sparks of integrity and good citizenship, we at TISL firmly believe that the human spirit is alive and there are many courageous people out there – invisible and unrecognized. We also believe that for courage to spark, ignite and spread we need role models ... Read More
December 10, 2011haritha