Hon. Mary Karoro Okurut

Minister for General Duties in the Office of the Prime Minister

Ssansa Mugenyi

Ag. Director Policy Coordination, Monitoring and Evaluation.
Commissioner Policy Implementation Coordination

Bakunzi Maureen

Assistant Commissioner, Policy Implementation Coordination.

 Objectives:

Ensure harmony and coherence in policy and programme implementation; and promote and facilitate cooperation and collaboration among MDAs in the policy development and implementation processes.

Outputs:

  1. National Coordination Policy operationalized;
  2. The National Development Plan II Coordinated;
  3. Progress report on the implementation of recommendations of the Fifth Presidential Investors’ Tables (PIRT V) produced;
  4. Joint Public Sector Management Review (JPSMR) for FY 2015/16 conducted;
  5. The National Advocacy and Communication Strategy, for the Uganda Nutrition Action Plan (UNAP) operationalized

Key Activities

Government policy implementation coordination

1. National Coordination Policy operationalized

2. The National Development Plan II Coordinated

3. Progress report on the implementation of recommendations of the Fifth Presidential Investors’ Tables (PIRT V) produced

4. GOU-SME etc ) established and operationalized.

5. Joint Public Sector Management Review (JPSMR) conducted.

6. The National Nutrition Policy Developed

7. The National Advocacy and Communication Strategy, for the Uganda Nutrition Action Plan (UNAP) operationalized

8. Nutrition Forum held

9. Public Sector Management -Sector BFP developed.

Key Achievements

  1. Facilitated the approval of the National Coordination Policy by Cabinet on 25th September, 2015
  2. Facilitated the launch of the Sustainable Development Goals in Uganda. These have been aligned to the National Development Plan II and the United Nations Development Assistance Framework for Uganda.
  3. Generated a draft report, indicating the progress made in implementing recommendations of PIRT and Minerals Value Addition Sub-Sector.
  4. Produced a report on the implementation of GAPR recommendations of FY 14/15 which was included in the GAPR report for FY 14/15
  5. Constituted and operationalized the PIRT technical working groups . These deliberate on the modalities of operationalizing the PIRT phase IV recommendations.
  6. Finalized and submitted the PSM Sector Budget Framework Paper for FY 2016/2017 to the Ministry of Finance planning and Economic Development.
  7. Held the African Day for Food and Nutrition Security
  8. Finalized the A concept note for the development of the PSM-Sector development Plan and initiated the resource mobilization strategy
  9. Drafted a draft action plan for the Ugandan Child and the day for the State of the Ugandan Child was commemorated.
  10. Developed an issues paper with the key crosscutting issues that affect Sectoral performance for FY 2015/2016.
  11. Drafted a framework for coordinating the implementation of the NDP that will be operationalized through a series of Sector Engagement workshops that are to discuss the level of alignment of sector plans to the NDP II.
  12. Finalized consultations with Ministry of internal Affairs and the NGO Forum in which It was agreed to have a Joint Forum for all NGOs.
  13. Finalized a data base of NGOs partnering with OPM and the first engagement has been set for January 2016.
  14. Finalized the regional Consultations for the development of the National Nutrition Policy.
  15. Hired a consultant to develop the National Nutrition Policy
  16. Finalized the Nutrition stakeholder activity mapping exercise
  17. Agreed on a framework for coordination and implementation of the UNDAF in the ICSC meeting of 23rd July, 2015
  18. Constituted the inter-ministerial committee for implementing the Uganda Family Planning –Costed Implementation Plan.
  19. Discussed The final report on implementation of the recommendations from the Presidential retreat on the Minerals Sector in Statehouse in August and subsequently a new phase of implementation launched with new undertakings