ABOUT THE MINISTER OF POVERTY ERADICATION AND SOCIAL WELFARE ABOUT THE MINISTER OF POVERTY ERADICATION AND SOCIAL WELFARE

Our Vision:

 "A caring and inclusive society that ensures coordinated access to basic social services and promotes dignity for all Namibians. "

 

Mission Statement

"To develop and implement Programmes and Activities that effectively eradicates poverty and inequality "

 

Core Values      

Our core values are targeted at our employees and implementation partners, and they identify and explain the idealized behaviours that are expected of all our employees and partners in the course of executing the everyday mandate. Our core values are personalized, because we want them to directly speak to us as MPESW. We will implement various initiatives to ensure that we live our values, and from time to time, we assess how well we are demonstrating those idealized behaviours.

Respect -We honor and celebrate the diversity of people from all walks of life.

Empathy -We understand the realities of the Namibian people and shall care with dignity.

Servanthood -We shall humbly 'wash each other's feet'.

Team Spirit-We need each other's help to solve the challenges that we face as a nation. Therefore, we shall support and care for each other.

Results Orientated-We accept that we need to hold each other accountable for delivering exceptional performance to enable the Namibian nation to grow and prosper.

 

Our Mandate

To initiate, implement and coordinate social development programmes aimed at promoting the well being of all Namibians.