The directorate promotes the integration of environmental issues in the formal and non-formal education materials, promoting adequate environmental management skills and awareness.
The directorate’s main functions include:
Mainstreaming environmental issues into schools curricula.
Mainstreaming environment into informal education.
Initiating and coordinating activities that support central and decentralized institutions, communities and civil society to address environmental issues.
Coordinating the establishment and management of the environmental documentation centre.
Undertaking outreach programmes for effective integration of environment.