ADB, UNDP Suspend Funds for Sri Lanka Corruption Commission

    The Asian Development Bank and United Nations Development Program will suspend their support for Sri Lanka’s Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery and Corruption, the Daily Mirror reports. The funds will be held back indefinitely until the appointment of new members to replace the ones whose mandate ended March 28.

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      As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.