Category: News



A recent report released by the Government Accountability Project (GAP), discusses corrupt privatizations in Sri Lanka. GAP, a 30 year-old public interest non-profit group based in Washington D.C  that promotes government and corporate accountability, is the leading whistleblower protection organization in the United States. Download Report
August 17, 2009haritha


"Fraud and corruption that big corporate companies have resorted to in acquiring State properties and evading taxes and controls have cost the public purse a whopping sum of over 1,000 billion rupees during twenty years from 1985 to 2005, General Secretary of the Democratic Left Front, Presidential Advisor and eminent ... Read More
July 8, 2009haritha



Focus on Corruption

The President and at least two top government officials referred to politicization and corruption in the state sector at recent seminars. Politicization of education highlighted On the eve of the launch of a report on corruption in education in Sri Lanka based on a study carried out by Transparency International Sri Lanka ... Read More
June 29, 2009haritha


'Our losing battle against corruption' is the title of the Editorial in the Island (25 June). It reads: The main reason why Sri Lanka failed to win her war on terror for nearly three decades was that she never made an attempt to account for terrorist leaders. The military was made to ... Read More
June 25, 2009haritha