Recent Articles

Sri Lanka’s Sustainable Development Act: Improving Institutional Coherence for SDGs

Improving institutional coherence is key to delivering the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Sri Lanka’s Sustainable Development Act came into effect in October 2017. It represents an important step towards implementing

The Role of the Public Sector in Promoting Economic Growth in Sri Lanka

Poor governance and ineffective government have caused the economic growth in Sri Lanka to slow down. The Sri Lankan government faces several challenges in carrying out its functions. Amidst corruption and inefficiencies, the

Sub Agents and Migrants: Dissecting their Relationship to Guide Regulation

Sub Agents play a significant role in the recruitment process of migrant workers from Sri Lanka. However, to-date Sub Agents are informal stakeholders in the recruitment process. As such, currently, there is increasing

Regulating Inbound Migration: ‘In’s and ‘Out’s of Sri Lanka’s Policy Framework

With the recent signing of the Sri Lanka – Singapore Free Trade Agreement (SLSFTA), as well as the Economic and Technological Cooperation Agreement (ETCA) with India that is being negotiated, there has been wide public debate