The SADC Technical Committee on Certification and Accreditation (TCCA) held its meeting on 19-20 September 2017 in Johannesburg, South Africa to, among other things review progress on the implementation of the decisions of the TCCA meeting held on 19th and…Read More Tweet!
1. The Double Troika Summit of the Heads of State and Government of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) was held at OR Tambo Building, Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) in Pretoria, in the Republic of South Africa…Read More Tweet!
15th September 2017; The Double Troika Summit of the Heads of State and Government of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) has strongly condemned the brutal assassination of Lt Gen Khoantle Motšomotšo, Commander of the Lesotho Defence Force…Read More Tweet!
The new Federal Republic of Germany Ambassador to Botswana and Observer to SADC, His Excellency Ralf Breth presented his Letters of Credence to the Executive Secretary of the SADC Secretariat, Her Excellency Dr. Stergomena Lawrence Tax on 11th September…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.