AA II FTX was launched on 19 October 2015 at the South African Army Combat Training Centre with SADC being the hosting region
SADC Industrialisation Strategy and Roadmap seeks to engender a major economic and technological transformation at national and regional levels
THIS YEAR marks 35 years of SADC’s existence and a lot of achievements and successes have been recorded along the way
Information and Communication Technologies have the potential to transform Southern Africa, enabling stronger Regional Integration and Economic Development.
The SADC Secretariat, on 23 November 2015, hosted a Regional Programme Steering Committee (RPSC) meeting to review the implementation of the SADC-UNODC Joint Regional Programme on ‘Making the SADC Region Safer from Crime and Drugs: 2013-2016’, and to...Read More Tweet!
His Excellency Mr. Paolo Serpi, the Special Envoy for the Countries of the Caribbean and of Sub-Saharan Africa, from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Italy, paid a courtesy call to the SADC Executive Secretary, HE Dr....Read More Tweet!
Pomp, fanfare and jubilation graced the Uhuru Stadium in Dar es Salaam, United Republic of Tanzania as President Dr. John Pombe Magufuli was being inaugurated yesterday at a ceremony attended by nine Heads of State and Government, local, regional and...Read More Tweet!
The Executive Secretary, Dr. Stergomena Lawrence Tax and Ms. Jutta Zinnel, GIZ Executive Director for Southern Africa met on 03rd November 2015, during Ms. Zinnel’s working visit to Gaborone. The purpose of the visit was to discuss current developments...Read More Tweet!
Honourable Patrício José, the Deputy Minister of Defence in the Republic of Mozambique, and Head of the SADC Electoral Observation Mission (SEOM) to the Republic of Seychelles launched SEOM on 27 November, 2015, at Avani Hotel in Victoria, Republic of Seychelles.
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.