The Department of Planning and Information is mandated to coordinate, plan, monitor and evaluate mining, energy and water sectors in order to ensure achievement of all development objectives of the sectors. The department is also in charge of the establishment and maintenance of an integrated information management system, in order to ensure informed decision making.
The Department is comprised of four sections; Mining Planning Unit, Energy Planning Unit, Water Planning Unit and Database and Information Unit
The key result areas for the department are as follows:
o Policy analysis
o Project/ Programme Monitoring and Evaluation
o Strategic Planning
o Mining, Energy and Water Statistics
o Library Documentation