Category: Position Papers/ Legislative Briefs

TISL Position Papers



On the 20th of May, 2021, the Parliamentary Select Committee to Identify Appropriate Reforms of the Election Laws and the Electoral System and to Recommend Necessary Amendments requested the general public to submit proposals on the subject. TISL makes these submissions in response to this call, and believes that the ... Read More
July 17, 2021haritha
data protection


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 has prepared a Legislative Brief on the National Audit Bill, with the aim of strengthening public auditing mechanism detailed in the Bill, whilst maintaining accountability and transparency. The trilingual Brief contains detailed analysis of provisions under four main topics : surcharging power, appeal process, investigative power of the Auditor ... Read More
June 30, 2018admin


Transparency International Sri Lanka recently commissioned a policy brief on “Adapting a Mixed Member Proportional (MMP) Electoral System in Sri Lanka”. With heightened dialogue on the country’s proposed constitutional and electoral reforms under the 20th amendment and the propositions to adapt an MMP system highlighted in President Maithripala Sirisena’s mandate, ... Read More
August 3, 2016admin