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    • Memorandum of Understanding on Macroeconomic Convergence (2011)

      Date Signed: 2002-08-08

      Type: Memoranda of Understanding

      Themes: Finance, Macro-Economic Convergence


      The Member States of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) through the Memorandum of Understanding on Macroeconomic Convergance agree that in order to achieve and maintain macro-economic stability, they need to converge on stability-orientated economic policies implemented through a sound institutional structure and framework.

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    • MOU on Standardisation, Quality Assurance, Accreditation and Metrology (2000)

      Date Signed: 2000-01-01

      Type: Memoranda of Understanding


      The Member States of the Southern African Development Community on the 8th August 2002 signed the Memorandum of Understanding on Cooperation of tax related matters defining the steps to be taken to co-operate in taxation matters and to harmonise tax regimes in Member States.

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    • MOU SADC Associated SADC Chambers of Commerce Industry ASCCI (2000)

      Date Signed: 2000-08-07

      Type: Memoranda of Understanding

      Themes: Private Sector


      SADC aims to incorporate non-governmental organisations into its processes for Regional Integration and economic development. One such non-governmental organisation is the Association of SADC Chambers of Commerce and Industry – a collective of national business organisations within Southern Africa committed to free enterprise, regional cooperation, and promoting mutual interests with SADC.

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    • Memorandum of Understaning in Cooperation in Taxation Related Matters (2002)

      Date Signed: 2002-08-08

      Type: Memoranda of Understanding


      As Member States of SADC become more Regionally Integrated, disparities in their national tax systems may cause inequities that contradict SADC’s objectives of economic growth and complementarity between national and regional strategies. To correct this situation, SADC passed its Memorandum of Understanding on Cooperation in Taxation and Related Matters on 8th August 2002.

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    • MOU Southern African Power Pool Inter-Utility (1994)

      Date Signed: 2004-01-01

      Type: Memoranda of Understanding

      Themes: Energy


      Recognising the benefits of a regional power pool that would reduce investment and operating costs of electricity generation while maximising reliability, SADC passed the Southern African Power Pool (SAPP) Inter-Utility Memorandum of Understanding on 7th December 1994. This Memorandum of Understanding establishes an official cooperation among SADC Member States and the extra-SADC nation of Zaire for sharing the costs and benefits of energy generation.

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    • MOU on Establishment of SADC Standby Brigade (2007)

      Date Signed: 2007-08-16

      Type: Memoranda of Understanding

      Themes: Themes, Politics, Defence & Security, Regional Peacekeeping


      In 2007, SADC recognised a need for a collective self-defence system in line with the United Nations and African Union, dedicated to preserving peace and security throughout Southern Africa. Therefore, on 16th August 2007, it passed the Memorandum of Understanding Amongst the Southern African Development Community Member States on the Establishment of a Southern African Development Community Standby Brigade.

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    • MOU on New SADC Headquarters (2007)

      Date Signed: 2007-08-17

      Type: Memoranda of Understanding


      As the SADC Heads of State or Government decided to commission a new headquarters accommodation for SADC to be designed, financed, and constructed through a public-private partnership, one Member State of SADC was required to underwrite SADC’s financial obligations to the partnership.

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