Category: Position Papers/ Legislative Briefs

TISL Position Papers


TISL urges public to advocate for action on 2011 COPE Report Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) recommends that the meetings of the  Committee on Public Enterprises (COPE) should be open to the media, and civil society should be consulted in the process of reviewing public enterprises to actively encourage transparency in ... Read More
February 24, 2012haritha


Working Paper - Poverty and Corruption Across different country contexts, corruption has been a cause and consequence of poverty. Yet donors and governments still treat poverty and corruption as separate — rather than integral — components of the same strategy, which has undermined the fight against both these obstacles to development. Download: ... Read More
June 9, 2011haritha


This Position Paper is issued by Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) after analyzing the process and contents of the 18th Amendment to the Constitution but the focus is solely on the vital aspects of accountability and governance. Download Pisition Paper:  ENG   |   SIN   |   TAM BACKGROUND Sri Lanka has a written Constitution which ... Read More
November 4, 2010haritha


Section 487 of the Companies Act No. 7 of 2007 The registration of companies is a key means to ensure accountability in the private sector. An accurate and updated registry enables the state to monitor companies’ compliance with a country’s laws and regulations. Sri Lanka’s new Companies Act No.7 was passed ... Read More
October 19, 2009haritha