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 Secretariat represented by the Executive Secretary participated in the United Nations High-Level Seminar on Gender and Inclusive Mediation Processes in Oslo 24-26 March 2015. The Seminar is organised by the United Nations Department of Political...Read More
Director of Africa Joint Programme Office (JPO) Engineer Ladislaus Matindi paid a courtesy call on SADC Deputy Executive Secretary for Regional Integration, Dr Thembinkosi Mhlongo on March 26, 2015. The objective of his visit was to introduce European...Read More
The fifth SADC Annual Quality Awards presentation ceremony was held on the evening of the 18th March 2015 at the Hotel Fleuve du Congo in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo. The aim of the SADC Annual Quality Award competition is to recognize and...Read More
The SADC Executive Secretary, H.E. Dr Stergomena Lawrence Tax, held a meeting with the Special Representative of the President of the Russian Federation for the Middle East and Africa, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, Mr...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.