Adult education

Meet the ecosystem role players

National Government

President/Prime Minister’s Office
• Cabinet
• Traditional leaders and leadership structures
• Parliament and its various portfolio committees
• Commission on Human Rights
• Electoral commissions

Ministry of Education

The Minister of Education
• Administrative head of the Ministry of Education (Permanent Secretary, Director-General, etc.)
• Senior management in the Ministry (heads of all units and divisions) • Research and Planning Unit
• Policy Unit
• Education Management Information Systems (EMIS) Unit
• Divisions responsible for early childhood education and primary and secondary schooling
• Special Education Needs Unit
• Education division responsible for social services such as health, nutrition, gender and HIV&AIDS
• Teaching Service Support and Development Unit
• The National Curriculum Unit
• Communications Office
• Subject advisory units
• Regional education offices
• Inspectorate structure
• School Health Teams
• CSTL National Coordinating Unit (NCU)
• Regional Coordinating Unit


• Head teachers
• Deputy head teachers
• Heads of department
• School managers
• School governance committees
• CSTL School Support Teams (SSTs)
• Teachers
• Learners
• Caregivers
• Support staff
• Community members

Other ministries, departments and multi-sectoral structures

Ministries of:
• Finance
• Health
• Works
• Housing
• Environmental Affairs
• Agriculture
• Home Affairs
• Social Security
• Sports, Culture and Youth
• Justice
• Police
• Local government structures
• National HIV&AIDS Coordination Committees

Civil society, development partners and professional associations

• Teacher associations
• Faith-based organisations
• NGOs and organizations working in the fields of:
Child rights
Education Early development
Sexual and Reproductive Health (SRH) and HIV&AIDS
Climate change
Children’s civil and political rights
Child labour
Social protection
Child protection
Child participation

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