The project titled “Ensuring Electoral Integrity in the Electoral Process through Independent Election Observation and Remedial Action” was designed by TISL to contribute towards a free and fair Parliamentary election by increasing citizens’ understanding of democratic rights and civic responsibilities and advocate for stronger measures to ensure electoral integrity through short and long term election observation and remedial action.
TISL is the main applicant of the project implementation while PAFFREL and CaFFE are working as the sub recipient of this project. All three organizations are responsible to deploy the proposed activities and all activities are supporting to achieve the overall objectives of the project. The areas of focus include election monitoring, voter education, media training on election reporting, strengthening electoral practices and regulations, increasing women’s participation in politics and contributing to ongoing governance discourse. The project is financially supported by the European Union.
With support from the European Union, Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL), AFRIEL Youth Network, Vavuniya Divisional Secretariat and Registrar Department cooperated in identifying people who possess no minimum documents for applying for NIC and, therefore, their voting rights deprived. This programme was organized for facilitating the process of completing voter …
Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) with the support from European Union conducted a special training session for more than 30 youth in the Jaffna peninsula to work as volunteers to help the public to secure necessary documents to obtain their National Identity Card (NIC).
Hundreds of civilians who live in Jaffna …