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.
H.E Robert Gabriel Mugabe, president of the Republic of Zimbabwe and Chairperson of SADC visited SADC Secretariat today. President Mugabe met with staff and delivered a speech after welcoming remarks by the SADC Executive Secretary, Dr Stergomena...Read More
On Thursday 7 May 2015, the SADC Mediation Reference Group (MRG) held their constitutive meeting at Phakalane Golf Estate Hotel Resort, in Gaborone, Botswana. This was the first statutory meeting of the MRG since its members were appointed during the...Read More
The Tanzania HIV and Drug Use Parliamentary Committee which is currently on a study tour of Botswana this week visited the SADC Secretariat Headquarters. The Committee was met by the SADC Executive Secretary, H.E Dr. Stergomena Lawrence Tax, Mr. Stephen...Read More
SADC Member States met at Birchwood Hotel in Johannesburg, South Africa, from 28 to 30 April 2015. The aim of the meeting was to begin the validation process of the Regional Research on Trafficking in Persons.Read More
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.