The Directorate is strategically placed in the Office of the President under the Political leadership of the Honorable Minister of State for Economic Monitoring (MSEM). The core mandate of the directorate is “to monitor, inspect and evaluate key government policies, programs, and projects and provide evidence based support for their effective implementation.”
To improve the implementation of the key policies, projects and programs for effective and sustainable service delivery.
Sustainable and effective service delivery for accelerated economic transformation
Enhance performance of the key government policies, projects and programs.
This Directorate is expected to regularly and proactively monitor, inspect, evaluate and advise the President and Cabinet on the performance of the economy with respect to implementation of economic Policies, Projects and Programs to ensure that appropriate measures are taken geared towards programme efficiency, effectiveness, economic value for money and overall economic growth and development. More specifically, the Directorate’s efforts will be guided by Policy decisions made by Government to eliminate red tape and economic sabotage to promote economic growth and development.
The functions of EAPD are Policy Review, Analysis, Impact Assessment and Research.
The Department of Monitoring, Inspection and Evaluation is responsible for monitoring and evaluation of Key Economic Government Programs and Projects. The monitoring function has been the most visible aspect of the Directorate with the political leadership actively engaging in field monitoring activities over the years.