MISSION AND VISION
The Ministry of Community Development and Social Services has the following Mission Statement:-
The Mission Statement for the Ministry of Community Development and Social Services which it will strive to achieve in the next four years is:-
“To effectively and efficiently facilitate the provision of equitable social protection services to communities in order to contribute to sustainable human development.”
The Vision of the Ministry is:-
“To be the pioneers in the provision of integrated Social Protection services.”
The above stated vision is accompanied by the following value statement:-
“The Ministry, in the provision of social protection services, shall uphold integrity, transparency, and respect for clients, confidentiality, impartiality, non-discrimination, and commitment.”
In support of the mission statement the goal statement is as follows:-
“Extreme poverty reduced by 50% by 2016.”
To realize the goal for the Ministry, the following are the objectives:-
Objective 1: To empower the low capacity households in order to improve their productivity and livelihoods.
Objective 2: To provide social assistance to incapacitated individuals and households in order to reduce extreme poverty.
Objective 3: To provide functional literacy to the community in order to reduce illiteracy levels and improve livelihoods.
Objective 4: To effectively mobilize and manage financial, administrative and logistical support services in order to enhance the operations of the Ministry.
Objective 5: To plan, coordinate, monitor and evaluate the implementation of policies and programmes in order to ensure the attainment of Ministerial goals and objectives.
Objective 6: To rehabilitate, care and protect Juveniles and children in need in order to reduce delinquency and promote their well-being.
Objective 7: To manage and develop human resource in order to enhance the operations and performance of the Ministry.
Objective 8: To promote efficient operation of Non-Governmental Organizations in order to enhance transparency, accountability and service delivery.
Objective 9: To rehabilitate and capacitate persons with disabilities in order to enhance equitable participation in national development.