• Organization TypeGovernment

Ministry of Community Development and Social Services (MCDSS)

The mandate of the Ministry of Community Development and Social Services (MCDSS) based on the Government Gazette Notice No. 836 of 2016 is to implement various Basic Social Protection Programmes (BSPP) aimed at protecting, promoting, and assisting the poor and vulnerable in society.The services provided are aimed at enhancing human development and accelerating national development.  Mission Statement “To facilitate the provision of equitable Basic Social Protection services for inclusive sustainable human and community development.” Our Vision “A Smart and Value-Centred Ministry of Community Development and Social Services.” Value Statement “The Ministry, in the provision of Basic Social Protection services, shall uphold Human Dignity, Confidentiality, Integrity, Impartiality, Transparency and Teamwork and Partnership.” Strategic Objectives Strategic Objective 1: Enhance Basic Social Protection Services; Strategic Objective 2: Improve Financial Management; Strategic Objective 3: Broaden Financial Base; Strategic Objective 4: Improve Service Processes and Procedures; Strategic Objective 5: Enhance Human Capital; Strategic Objective 6: Improve Policy and Legal Framework; Strategic Objective 7: Enhance Infrastructure Development and Infrastructure; Strategic Objective 8: Strengthen Collaboration with Stakeholders;
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Staff at Ministry of Community Development and Social Services (MCDSS) have experience in


  • data management
  • monitoring / evaluation
  • torts / conflict resolution
  • community
  • research & development


  • zambia
  • united states


  • managerial experience
  • experience in recruitment