Performance Enforcement Department


A results-oriented performance for national development. (ROPE4ND)


To provide an efficient and effective oversight, coordination and supervision of results-oriented performance delivery systems to all MDAs.


  • Professionalism: performing our duties with high standards of integrity.
  • Transparency and accountability: An ethical obligation to our constituents and the public to conduct activities with accountability and transparency.
  • Integrity: Integrity in everything we do. Our reputations as individuals and as a Department are paramount. In this regard, our word is our bond, therefore, we shall say what we mean and do what we say we will do.  As a learning disposition, we are self- critical. 
  • Adaptive and dynamic: Steadfast and self-motivated in the provision and delivery of services to the expectation of our clients. 
  • Team work: Priding ourselves on “one Department approach”, thereby working proactively and collaboratively across stakeholders in order to deliver.
  • Discipline: providing consistent, high quality services driven by a culture of discipline and attention to detail.


The Department is guided by OPC’s mandate of oversight, coordination and supervision of the public service and within the medium term development strategy, the Malawi Growth and Development Strategy (MGDS) II. 

Key Objectives of PED

  • To provide oversight in the performance of the national development programmes including projects and recurrent services performance, monitoring and evaluating and report to cabinet accordingly.
  • To enhance public service delivery through  national and institutional performance assessment and enforcement of delivery;
  • To regularly report on performance of ministries, departments, agencies and related institutions with proposed corrective measures;
  • To advise on streamlining and harmonization of government policies and programmes in line with government’s development agenda and the situation on the ground;
  • To evaluate and enforce performance of Sector Working Groups in liaison with the Ministry of Economic Planning and Development; and
  • To coordinate harmonization of performance monitoring, evaluation and reporting of the National Development Agenda with all the other related institutions.


Contact Us

Office of the President and Cabinet,

Private Bag 301, Lilongwe 3.

Telephone: +2651789311 / +2651789 411

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