Tag: Featured

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May2011
A top level professional forum emphasized the urgent need for people’s right to information identifying it as an integral part of a functioning democracy. The Right to Information Bill emerged a few times during the last two decades, without actually making significant progress, though many South Asian countries such as India, ... Read More
May 28, 2011haritha

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Feb2011
Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) held an awareness building programme on anti –corruption initiatives at local level at Polpithigama in the Kurunegala district recently. This awareness programme was held on a request made by the Public Security Committee (PSC) of Polpithigama police area. Over 40 members of the PSC representing civil ... Read More
February 21, 2011haritha

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Feb2011
Speech by Christopher Warren on “Role of Media in Post ~ War Democratization”:~ These last few weeks have been exhilarating for those of us who believe in democracy, human rights and freedom of speech and the press. First Tunisia and now Egypt have embarked on the exciting, tumultuous journey to free and ... Read More
February 21, 2011haritha

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Feb2011
Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) handed over a stock of relief goods to divisional secretaries of Anuradhapura and Polonnaruwa for distribution among victim affected by the recent floods. The relief included stationery goods for children, Clothes, soft toys and dry rations. The goods collected by TISL staff and Board members in ... Read More
February 15, 2011haritha