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Director: Planning and Business Development

Mr. Mesag Mulunga

Tel: 061 2087766
Fax: 061 2087767
Cell: 0812306905

Deputy Director: Planning and Statistics Division

Mrs. Alexandria Angala

Tel: 061 2087683 
Fax: 061 2087767

Deputy Director: Agro Trade and Business Development

Mr. Ivin Nathinge

Tel:061 2087676
Fax:061 2087767


Deputy Director: Cooperative Development and Regulation Divisiont

Ms Loide Jason

Tel:061 2087561
Fax:061 2087767

Regional Offices contact details

Directorate Planning and Business Development Directorate Planning and Business Development


Directorate of Planning is a directorate under the Department of Agriculture and reports to the office of the Permanent Secretary.

Mission Statement

To inform and advise decision makers and other role players in the private and public sectors on policy issues as well as facilitating and implementing some of the policies, programmes and activities in the fields of agriculture and co-operatives.


  1. Adopt a cohesive approach to policy and planning across the agricultural, water and forestry sectors.
  2. Take account of events outside of the sectors and gauge their impact on current and future progress towards the achievement of sector objectives
  3. Contribute towards creating a conducive policy environment for agriculture and co-operative development.
  • Hierarchical structure of the Directorate of Planning (DoP)