Planning and Research
The Department of Planning and Research is responsible for planning, monitoring and evaluating the implementation of Ministry’s and institutional policies and programmes as well as coordinate research activities in order to achieve the set objectives of the Ministry. Furthermore, the department offers planning, policy and research support services to other departments in the Ministry.
The Department also ensures the formulation of policies and legislation, preparation of strategic plans and other institutional plans, preparation of Annual and other Reports and managing the ICT infrastructure and software. Furthermore, the Department also co-ordinates Parliamentary and Cabinet Business, the preparation of institutional budget performance and monitor budget performance. Apart from the above, the Department also does monitoring and evaluation of institutional policies and programmes; and facilitates the conducting of research on topical issues related to mal-administration.