TAFREN

AcronymDefinition
TAFRENTask Force to Rebuild the Nation (Sri Lanka)
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The TAFREN recommendations follow the familiar pattern of using public (often borrowed) funds to build infrastructure for export-oriented industries owned by (often foreign) private investors.
Business interests represented on TAFREN are obviously slated to reap some of the construction contracts.
Other reconstruction proposals in Sri Lanka supported by the government, TAFREN, the World Bank and ADB call for clearing the coasts of fishing communities (ostensibly for their own safety) and handing over prime coastal land to the tourism and commercial fishing industries.