The Department prepares strategic and annual action plans for the Ministry. It also implements development projects, monitoring and evaluation of projects and also assist in policy implementation process.
The Departments is also responsible for the international cooperation of the Ministry including Education and Cultural Attaches and Education and Cultural Commission.
The department is responsible for the following tasks:
- Facilitates the strategic planning process across the Ministry,
- Initiates and engage in on-going consultation with public and private institutions, relevant ministries and other national and international stakeholders
- Drive, pace and evaluate institutional development
- Supports universities and cultural institutions to integrate international perspectives
- Effectively publicize the local educational and cultural institutions regionally and internationally
- Implementing and monitoring development projects