Category: Press Releases

TISL Press Releases



Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) believes the controversy surrounding the proposed USD 3.85 billion oil refinery in Mirijjawila, Hambantota, could have a negative impact on Sri Lanka’s efforts to remove itself from the Financial Action Task Force’s (FATF) ‘Grey List’ of countries vulnerable to money laundering and terrorism financing. The main ... Read More
March 27, 2019haritha


In commemoration of International Women’s Day, Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) wishes to underscore the fact that widespread corruption continues to have a disproportionate impact on women in Sri Lanka. TISL believes that this situation is exacerbated by issues ranging from the limited access to political participation of women to ... Read More
March 8, 2019haritha


01.03.2019 - UPDATE - Ranjan Ramanayake Joins First 5 MPs by making Asset Declaration Public   A group of 5 members of parliament from across party lines came together today to publish their declarations of assets and liabilities in the public domain. The five MP’s who came forward to take this step ... Read More
February 28, 2019haritha
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Sri Lanka has failed to show progress on the 2018 Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI), compiled by Transparency International (TI), the global coalition against corruption. Sri Lanka has scored 38 on the CPI 2018 retaining the same score from 2017; on a scale of 0 (highly corrupt) to 100 (very clean). ... Read More
January 29, 2019haritha