Category: Position Papers/ Legislative Briefs

TISL Position Papers


Recognizing the destructive impact on democratic governance in Sri Lanka from Urgent Bills and in light of the structure of democratic rights guaranteed by Article 21 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, TISL takes the position that the voting public of Sri Lanka must hold their MPs responsible for ... Read More
May 24, 2012haritha


Please download full text:  [Sinhala .pdf]
February 28, 2012haritha


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