Category: Position Papers/ Legislative Briefs

TISL Position Papers


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


In an Interim Report issued by Transparency International Srilanka on health sector corruption has revealed that there is widespread petty corruption, bribery and nepotism in government hospitals in the Colombo District.   Interim Report also revealed that the Patients have to spend considerable time to get the services and are therefore motivated ... Read More
October 12, 2009haritha


Download Full Position Paper: English [pdf] In the best interest of the country, the Government needs to ensure that decisions on education are objective, equitable and free of biases and prejudices. The executive at all levels should lead as an example and refrain from influencing decisions. This is among several key recommendations ... Read More
July 28, 2009haritha