Shot in 10 countries over a period of two years, the film series delves into the waters of the Zambezi, the Limpopo, the Kunene, the Ruvuma and the Orange-Senqu.
Wildlife brings benefits to private sector tourism businesses and local people alike.
As the SADC Region industrialises, energy production and distribution will only increase in importance.
SADC Executive Secretary, Dr. Stergomena Lawrence Tax held an introductory and consultative meeting with Gaborone based media houses.
The SADC Third Peer Review Panel meeting of Ministers of Finance and Central Bank Governors has commenced in Bulawayo, Republic of Zimbabwe to deliberate on key aspects relating to Macro-economic Convergence and financial sector integration for the SADC...Read More Tweet!
The African Leadership Forum 2015 was organised by the Uongozi Institute (Institute of African leadership for Sustainable Development). The theme of the Forum was "Moving Towards an Integrated Africa: What Needs to be Done?"Read More Tweet!
The SADC Secretariat, in collaboration with the Government of Botswana through the Ministry of Defence, Justice and Security, and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), commemorated the World Day against Human Trafficking at Kediretswe...Read More Tweet!
The SADC Secretariat, on Tuesday 28 July 2015, met with a delegation from the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) to discuss the existing cooperation between the two organisations, particularly the implementation of a regional programme on...Read More Tweet!
Opening Remarks by H.E. Dr. Stergomena Lawrence Tax, SADC Executive Secretary Delivered During the Third Peer Review Panel Meeting of Ministers of Finance and Governors of Central Banks - 03 August 2015 Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
The SADC Treaty is the founding document for the establishment of the Southern African Development Community (SADC). In pursuance of the principles of Towards a Southern African Development Community, a declaration was made by the Heads of State or Government of Southern Africa, at Windhoek, Namibia, in August 1992 affirming their commitment to establish a Development Community in the region.
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.