Decree No. 2013 - 1278 23 September 2013 Decree No. 2013-1278 23 September 2013 on the powers of the Minister of National Education.
The President of the Republic, pursuant to the Constitution;
Having regard to Decree No. 2013 - 1218 September 1, 2013 appointing the Prime Minister;
Having regard to Decree No. 2013 - 1223 of September 2, 2013 on the composition of the Government.
Having regard to Decree No. 2013-1225, 4 September 2013 on the distribution of the services of the State and control of public institutions, national companies and companies with public participation between the Presidency of the Republic, the Prime Minister's Office and ministries;
On the proposal of the Prime Minister.
Decrees: Article 1. -Under the authority of the Prime Minister, the Minister of National Education prepares and implements the policy defined by the head of State education, training of children and young people in age to attend a pre-school, elementary, General or general secondary schools.
It is loaded, as such, subject to devolved competences to local communities, the management of public pre-school, primary, middle and general secondary education.
It prepares and applies the policy in private education pre-school, primary, middle and secondary general.
It ensures the establishment of a climate eased in schools.
It ensures the education of the young.
It ensures the improvement of the Organization and the functioning of the daaras and their integration into the educational system.
It encourages the practice of reading and writing.
It ensures the teaching of civic education in the educational system.
It is responsible for ensuring the quality of the curriculum of the reforms needed, and ensuring the level of education of populations through the development of appropriate literacy programs.
It operates in the context of the African educational system.
It follows the relations with UNESCO.
S. 2. - the Prime Minister and the Minister of National Education are responsible, each in relation to the implementation of this Decree which shall be published in the Official Journal.
Made in Dakar, September 23, 2013, by the President of the Republic, Macky SALL.
The Prime Minister Aminata TOURÉ