As the SADC Region industrialises, energy production and distribution will only increase in importance.
SADC El Niño Response and Logistics Coordination centre provides updates on regional activities carried out in response to the El Niño induced drought
Fisheries generate a variety of benefits including nutrition & food security, livelihoods, employment, exports & foreign currency, and conservation & biodiversity
A Minister of Health conducts spraying of residual insecticide to kill mosquitoes, thereby interrupting malaria transmission.
SADC Executive Secretary Her Excellency Dr. Stergomena Lawrence Tax attended the inauguration ceremony of Zambia President, H.E. Mr Edgar ChagwaLungu which was held in Lusaka, Zambia on September 13, 2016. SADC congratulates the President, the Government…Read More Tweet!
At the invitation by the Secretary General of the East African Community, Her Excellency Dr Stergomena, the Executive Secretary of SADC attended the 17th Extra-Ordinary Summit of the EAC Heads of State and Government, which took place in Dar es Salaam, the…Read More Tweet!
On 2 September 2016 the SADC Electoral Observation Mission (SEOM) to the 2016 National Assembly Elections in the Republic of the Seychelles was officially launched by the Head of Mission, Honourable Dr Augustine P. Mahiga (MP) Minister of Foreign Affairs…Read More Tweet!
The closing ceremony of the 36th Ordinary meeting of the Summit of the Heads of State and Government of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) was held at Lozitha, Royal Palace, Kingdom of Swaziland on the 31st August 2016. Summit has elected…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.