Strengthening Democratic Institutions

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Campaign Promise
Reference in Manifesto
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The next SLPP administration will ensure that all national democratic institutions are put back on track as a matter of urgency by restoring their autonomy, creating the necessary enabling environment to execute their statutory mandate and to serve the people well. Specifically, the new SLPP government will:
  • Review laws and policies guiding the functioning of democratic institutions with a view to restoring their autonomy and independence
  • Increase the role of non-state actors in the management of democratic institutions
  • Increase the transparency of the operations of democratic institutions
  • Develop the capacities of democratic institutions through adequate funding, qualified and competent human resources as well efficient and effective systems and procedures
  • Support the budgetary needs of democratic institutions without seeking to control their operations.
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