The Policy, Planning and Coordination Division (PPCD) comprises of Economic Research, Policy, Planning, Programming & Coordination (ERPPPC); and Compliance, Monitoring and Evaluation (CME) branches.

The division’s main functions are to;

  • oversee policy aspects of the various sub-sectors of Agriculture, review and device new policies where and when required;
  • facilitate policy and economic research analysis;
  • establish and maintain coordination between the various divisions of DAL, the commodity bodies,  other Government agencies, the Private sector, the Non- Government Organizations (NGOs) and Donor agencies on matters relating to agriculture;
  • monitor and evaluate functions of DAL , Public Investment Programs (PIP) implementation within and by the commodity bodies and provide reports; and
  • facilitate in designing and planning of agricultural development policies.


Check the links below for information on the two branches:

  2. CME

The Women in Agriculture Development Unit also comes under this division. Check this link for more information about this unit.