A Minister of Health conducts spraying of residual insecticide to kill mosquitoes, thereby interrupting malaria transmission.
Infrastructure is vital for intra-regional and international trade and is central to the goals of poverty eradication and Regional Integration in Southern Africa
The President of Botswana, His Excellency, Lieutenant General Dr. Seretse Khama Ian Khama on 24th July, 2017 signed five SADC legal instruments. The signing ceremony took place at the Office of the President in Gaborone, Botswana and was witnessed by the…Read More Tweet!
The Southern African Development Community (SADC) will from 31st July to 4th August, 2017 hold the second Industrialisation Week in Johannesburg, South Africa under the theme; Partnering with the Private Sector in Developing Industry and Regional Value…Read More Tweet!
The Finance Sub-Committee of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) held its meeting in Gaborone, Botswana from 19 to 21 July 2017. The Finance Sub-Committee is a technical advisory committee that meets to clear documents for the Finance…Read More Tweet!
The Ministerial Committee of the Organ on Politics Defence and Security Cooperation (MCO) met on 20th and 21st July 2017 in Dar es Salaam. Speaking during the meeting, Hon Dr. Mahinga hailed the peace, security and political stability that the region…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.