PROGRAMMES

PROGRAMME 1:  ADMINISTRATION

PROGRAMME 2:  SOCIAL TRANSFORMATION AND ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT

PROGRAMME 3: POLICY, STAKEHOLDER COORDINATION AND KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT

 

PROGRAMME 1: ADMINISTRATION

The purpose of Programme 1 is to provide strategic leadership, management and administrative support services to the department. The programme is comprised of the following three sub-programmes:

  • Departmental Management: The purpose of the sub-programme is to provide executive support, strategic leadership and management of the department.
  • Financial Management: The purpose is to provide and ensure effective, efficient financial management and supply chain services. This includes budge planning and expenditure monitoring; and the management of procurement, acquisition, logistics, asset, and financial transactions.
  • Corporate Management: The purpose of this programme is to provide effective human capital management, facilities and auxiliary management and ICT systems enablers for the department. 

PROGRAMME 2: SOCIAL TRANSFORMATION AND ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT

The purpose of this programme is to facilitate and promote the attainment of women’s socio-economic empowerment and gender equality.

The programme consists of three sub-programmes:

  • Social Empowerment and Transformation: the purpose of the sub-programme is to provide intervention mechanisms on policies and programme implementation for mainstreaming the social empowerment and participation of women towards social transformation.
  • Economic Empowerment and Participation: the purpose of the sub-programme is to provide intervention mechanisms on policies and programme implementation for mainstreaming the economic empowerment and participation of women towards economic transformation and development.
  • Governance Transformation, Justice and Security: the purpose of the sub-programme is to mainstream gender equality, reduce and contribute to eliminating gender based violence.

PROGRAMME 3: POLICY, STAKEHOLDER COORDINATION AND KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT 

The purpose of Programme 3 is to undertake research, policy analysis, knowledge management, monitoring, evaluation, outreach and stakeholder coordination for women’s socio-economic empowerment and gender equality.

The Programme consists of four sub-programmes:

  • Research and Policy Analysis: the purpose of the sub-programme is to promote the development of gender sensitive research and conduct policy analysis to intervene in transformation for socio-economic empowerment of women and gender equality.
  • Information and Knowledge Management: the purpose of the sub-programme is to position the department as the knowledge gateway on  socio-economic empowerment of women  and gender equality
  • Stakeholder Coordination and Outreach: the purpose of the sub-programme is stakeholder management, international relations and to conduct outreach initiatives which promote women’s socio-economic empowerment and gender equality.
  • Monitoring and Evaluation: the purpose of the sub-programme is to monitor and evaluate progress on the empowerment of women in line with national laws, regional, continental and international treaties and commitments.