The Southern African Development Community (SADC) Council of Ministers meeting will be held on 26 and 27 March, 2018 at the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO), O R Tambo Building in Pretoria, South Africa.Read More Tweet!
SADC Ministers of Health held an Extra Ordinary Meeting met on the 15th March 2018 on Listeriosis Preparedness and Response following the outbreak that has occurred in South Africa and potentially other countries in region. Ministers noted the potential…Read More Tweet!
20 March 2018: The Finance Sub-Committee for the Southern African Development Community (SADC) is meeting today, 20th March 2018 and tomorrow, at the Southern Sun Hotel, in Pretoria, South Africa.Read More Tweet!
A delegation of the German Counsellors for Development Cooperation from the Southern African Development Community (SADC) region visited the SADC Secretariat headquarters in Gaborone, Botswana on 8th March 2018. The delegation led by Mr. Benjamin…Read More Tweet!
The Regional Indicative Strategic Development Plan of SADC is a comprehensive 15–year strategic roadmap, which provides the strategic direction for achieving SADC’s long term social and economic goals. It also provides the SADC Secretariat and other SADC institutions with clear guidelines on SADC’s approved social and economic priorities and policies and therefore, enhancing their effectiveness in discharging their facilitating and coordinating role. It was approved by SADC Summit in 2003 and its effective implementation began in 2005.
The Revised Edition of the Strategic Indicative Plan for the Organ (SIPO II) provides a review of the first edition of the Plan. Based on the objectives and common agenda of SADC, the Strategic Indicative Plan for the Organ, first signed in 2004, provided general guidelines that spelt out specific implementation activities, in accordance with the objectives of the Protocol on Defense, Politics and Security Cooperation, and the strategies for their realisation, covering the Public Security, Political, Defence, and State security sectors.