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A coalition of more than forty civil society groups from twenty countries around the world today launched a campaign Make Aid Transparent, which calls on governments and other aid donors to publish more and better information about the money they give. At the centre of the campaign, whose members include Transparency ... Read More
June 9, 2011haritha


Bribespot, a new app from a Lithuanian software developer, allows users to 'crowdsource' reports of global corruption and make more people aware of incidents of bribery. Last month in Tallinn, Estonia, dozens of developers, designers and programmers came together for something called Garage48 - a gathering where startups and tech projects ... Read More
June 8, 2011haritha



Getting Away With Murder

CPJ’s 2010 Impunity Index spotlights countries where journalists are slain and killers go free New York, April 20, 2010—Deadly, unpunished violence against the press has soared in the Philippines and Somalia, the Committee to Protect Journalists has found in its newly updated Impunity Index, a list of countries where journalists are killed ... Read More
June 7, 2011haritha


Transparency International Sri Lanka launched the translated book “Open Sesame” to the Sinhala and Tamil languages recently at the J.R.Jayawaerdane Center Colombo. The book was translated and launched with the collaboration of Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative.    Three chapters adapted from Open Sesame: Looking for the Right to Information in the Commonwealth, ... Read More
May 29, 2011haritha