Tag: Right to Information

RTI

10

Aug2021
Legal procedure in RTI Act for appointment of Commissioners should be followed TISL compiles and submits nominations from other CSOs as well The tenure of the Right to Information (RTI) Commission which is the central oversight and appellate body established under the Right to Information Act of Sri Lanka is ... Read More
data protection

17

Jul2021
Sri Lanka is on the verge of introducing a bill on Personal Data Protection which aims to regulate the processing of personal data, while identifying and strengthening the rights of data subjects in relation to the protection of personal data. Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) has taken steps to create ... Read More
TISL Facebook and Instagram posts (1)

26

May2021
The hasty process adopted failed to uphold the right to information of the people. Parliamentarians were not given adequate time to review the revised version of the Bill. Establishment and inadequate oversight of offshore banks and companies could lead to Port City attracting money laundering and illicit financial flows. ... Read More
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01

May2021
TISL has compiled a list of allegations and facts regarding the alleged Sugar scam that rocked the country earlier this year. TISL notes that the allegations if proven to be true, could possibly be an example of State Capture. State Capture is when powerful individuals, institutions, companies or groups within or ... Read More