MZUZU DIOCESE CATHOLIC EDUCATION COMMISSION (DOMEC)

About

Diocese
of Mzuzu Education Commission (DOMEC) is a department under the Directorate of
Social Development of Mzuzu Diocese whose mandate is to provide quality
education services in the Diocese of Mzuzu in the quest to promote, propagate
and defend the Kingdom of God through education and training. DOMEC subscribes
to the Episcopal Conference of Malawi – Catholic Education Commission and is a
member of Association of Christian Educators in Malawi (ACEM).
DOMEC was established
in 1999 to enhance quality education and social teaching of the Catholic Church

Our
Mandate:                          

DOMEC partners government in ensuring
equitable access to education of all eligible children; in line with
overarching international and national policies such as: Millennium Development
Goals; Education for All; Free Primary Education and national Education Sector
Plan. Currently, the Diocese of Mzuzu operates 263 primary schools, 5 Secondary
schools, 2 Vocational and Technical Colleges and a Teacher Training College.

Despite the schools being owned by the
Catholic Church they are accessed by all children regardless of creed, race, or
color.

Our Mission:

To improve the quality of education through
the provision of adequate administrative and professional support services to
education institutions in the Diocese.

Our Services:

The Core business of DOMEC is to coordinate
all education services in the Diocese so that quality education is accessible
by all. In addition to the routine coordination, a majority of DOMEC activities
are implemented as projects funded by donor agencies, partners, and friends of
goodwill. Since its inception, DOMEC continues to implement projects aimed at:
improving school infrastructure and facilities; teacher professional capacity;
community awareness in the governance of schools; child protection and child
rights. The commission also has under its proprietorship schools that provide
special needs education and is networked with other organizations that offer
these services. 

DOMEC STAFF: 

REMMIE WILLIAM KAMANGA – Education Coordinator

INNOCENT NYONDO – Education Project Officer

JACINTHA CHIKALAMBA GONDWE- Field Officer

JOY BOFOMO NYIRENDA – Field Officer

EMILY KUMWENDA KASOPA – Accountant