From Researching Virtual Initiatives in Education
DELNI is the Department for Employment and Learning, Northern Ireland. Its remit to promote learning and skills, to prepare people for work and to support the economy, and more specifically to fund universities and colleges.
(taken from http://www.delni.gov.uk/index/about-the-dept.htm)
To promote learning and skills, to prepare people for work and to support the economy.
To promote economic, social and personal development through high quality learning, research and skills training; and
To help people into employment and promote good employment practices.
The Department’s two main customer groups are:
Four key areas of activity
The values of equity, efficiency and effectiveness underpin the Department’s delivery of the commitments in its corporate plan. The Department will focus on its key priorities, will seek to provide a first class service to its customers in an impartial way, will strive to improve continually as an organisation and will motivate, develop and value its staff.