The objectives of the Ministry

The Policy Objectives pursued by the Ministry are stipulated in the National Medium Term Development Policy Framework (NMTDPF) for the period 2014 – 2017. These Policy objectives form the basis for the medium-term programmes being implemented by the Ministry.

The sector Policy Objectives are as follows:

Functions of the Ministry

Section 13 of the Civil Service Act 1993 (PNDCL 327) states the following:

“A Ministry shall:

(a) Initiate and formulate policies, taking into account the needs and aspirations of the people;

(b) Undertake development planning in consultation with the National Development Planning Commission; and

(c) Co-ordinate, monitor and evaluate the efficiency and effectiveness of the performance of the Sector”

Based on the above framework the Ministry of Employment and Labour Relations performs the following specific functions:

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