Current Action Plan
Action Plan 2
- Number of Commitments: 15
- Policy Area Focus: Not specified
Sri Lanka is currently implementing 15 commitments from their 2019-2021 action plan.
This action plan features commitments related to public services, inclusion, anti-corruption and citizen participation.
Integrity officers to decrease bribery and corruption
LK0024, 2019, Capacity Building
Asset declaration system
LK0025, 2019, Asset Disclosure
Increase use of RTI
LK0026, 2019, E-Government
citizen participation in health
LK0027, 2019, E-Government
Campaign against youth drug use
LK0028, 2019, Education
LK0029, 2019, E-Government
Agriculture support policy
LK0030, 2019, Capacity Building
Participation for persons with disabilities
LK0031, 2019, Land & Spatial Planning
Disability rights bill
LK0032, 2019, Legislation & Regulation
Disaster management planning
LK0033, 2019, Capacity Building
nationak environmental policy
LK0034, 2019, Environment and Climate
LK0035, 2019, Capacity Building
local service delivery
LK0036, 2019, E-Government
feedback on public bus
LK0037, 2019, E-Government
implementing UN convention on the rights of the child in a participatory manner
LK0038, 2019, Legislation & Regulation
Improving public access to preventive and curative strategies to combat Chronic Kidney Disease
LK0001, 2016, Health
Transparent Policy to Provide Safe and Affordable Medicines for All
LK0002, 2016, Capacity Building
National Health Performance
LK0003, 2016, Capacity Building
Ensuring transparency and impartiality in teacher recruitment policy and process in Sri Lanka
LK0004, 2016, Capacity Building
Enhance the services of Government Information Center (GIC- 1919) for Inclusive, Transparent, accountable and Efficient Governance, using ICT as enabler
LK0005, 2016, Capacity Building
Promote the Open Data Concept and delivering the benefits to Citizens through ICT
LK0006, 2016, Capacity Building
National Environmental Act (NEA) Amendments
LK0007, 2016, Capacity Building
LK0008, 2016, Capacity Building
Flora and Fauna Protection
LK0009, 2016, Capacity Building
Transparent and Accountable Procurement System for Local Authorities in Sri Lanka
LK0010, 2016, Capacity Building
Local Authority Procurement System Implementation
LK0011, 2016, Legislation & Regulation
Annual Work Plan of the Ministry of Women and Child Affairs to include a transparent and accountable process to implement selected Convention on Elimination of all forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) Concluding Observations.
LK0012, 2016, Gender
CEDAW Implementation – Accountability
LK0013, 2016, Gender
CEDAW – Inclusion
LK0014, 2016, Gender
Strengthening Women Participation in the political decision making process at the local level
LK0015, 2016, Capacity Building
Strengthen the anti-corruption framework to increase constructive public participation
LK0016, 2016, Anti-Corruption Institutions
LK0017, 2016, Anti-Corruption Institutions
Coordination among Anti-Corruption Agencies
LK0018, 2016, Anti-Corruption Institutions
Corruption and Money Laundering
LK0019, 2016, Anti-Corruption Institutions
LK0020, 2016, Anti-Corruption Institutions
Disseminate Asset Declaration
LK0021, 2016, Anti-Corruption Institutions
The enactment and implementation of the RTI Act
LK0022, 2016, Anti-Corruption Institutions
LK0023, 2016, Legislation & Regulation
The data below is updated periodically, most often after large numbers of new action plans and IRM reports.
The following variables answer the question “Did this commitment open government?“, and focus on how government practices have changed as a result of the commitment’s implementation.
No IRM data
Pending IRM Review
How to Get More Starred Commitments
Starred commitments in OGP are one of the ways the IRM designates promising reforms. The graph below shows where the major areas for improvement in action plan design and implementation should take place based on past action plans.
Stars (Global average 7%)
Focus on implementation
Focus on design
Pending IRM review
No IRM data
Focus on design
Focus on objectives and impact (ambition/potential impact)
Focus on relevance to open government
Focus on verifiability
This table shows: 1) the level of public influence during the development and implementation of OGP action plans, 2) whether consultations were open to any member of the public or only to those invited; and 3) whether a forum existed that met regularly.
Participation was closed
Participation was open to any interested party
No IRM data
Pending IRM review
Collaborate: Iterative dialogue and public helped set agenda
Involve: Government gave feedback on public inputs
Consult: Public gave input
Inform: Government provided public with information on plan
Selected Dimensions of Open Government
This section captures how each OGP member can play a leadership role, based on IRM-based findings and third-party scores. This list does not cover all of open government and OGP members are not required to take any action.
These are recommendations on the role that each OGP member might play in each policy area. The recommendations are derived from a combination of the IRM-based findings and third-party scores.
Reflect the performance of commitments in a particular policy area, as assessed by the IRM.
(NC) No Commitments
(CA) Commitment(s) in the policy area.
(IR) IRM-Reviewed: At least one IRM-assessed commitment.
(C) Was Complete: At least one commitment was substantially or fully completed.
(A) Was Ambitious: At least one commitment with moderate or transformative potential impact.
(ER) Showed Early Results: At least one commitment opened government in a “Major” or “Outstanding” way.
Reflect “real-world” performance, i.e., performance outside of the OGP framework. Scores are comprised of various indicators collected by respected organizations.
Open Policy Making
Access to Information
Sri Lanka – Notification of Late Action Plan (Cohort Shift) – January 2019
2019, Letter, Web page
Sri Lanka 2017 Late SAR Letter – February 2018
2018, Letter, Web page
Sri Lanka Action Plan 2019-2021
2019, Action Plan, Web page
Sri Lanka Letter of Intent to Join OGP
2017, Letter, Web page
Sri Lanka Mid-Term Report 2016-2018
2018, IRM Report, Web page
Sri Lanka Mid-Term Report 2016-2018 – For Public Comment
2018, Report Comments, Web page
Sri Lanka National Action Plan 2016-2018
2015, Action Plan, Web page
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