MOGEF is a central administrative agency tasked with policy-making, overall management, and support for women. Its main tasks are planing/coordinating women's policy, enhancing women's social participation, analyzing/estimating policy's gender-effect, preventing domestic violence and protecting the victims, developing/utilizing the female workforce, prostitution-prevention and victim support, and cooperating with agencies for women and international organizations and so forth.
The Ministry of Justice serves the people of the Republic of Korea by protecting and enforcing the Constitution and laws of the Republic. In addition to rendering legal advice to the President, Prime Minister, and other Ministers, the Ministry supervises the prosecution. It is also in charge of correctional and rehabilitative administration and immigration. The following introduces the organization and main functions of the Ministry, its affiliates, and the justice system.