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.
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The SADC Secretariat, on behalf of the SADC family, extends its heartfelt congratulations to the President and the Citizens of Botswana
The SADC Secretariat, on behalf of the SADC family extends its heartfelt congratulations to the President of the Republic of Botswana, His Excellency Lieutenant General Dr. Seretse Khama Ian Khama and the Citizens of Botswana on the occasion of the 50th…Read More Tweet!
A newly established regional Centre of Excellence on Groundwater, the SADC Groundwater Management Institute (SADC-GMI), has been launched as a mechanism for implementing the Sustainable Groundwater Management Programme in SADC Member States. The SADC-GMI…Read More Tweet!
Government leaders, conservation experts, members of the scientific community and a host of other people and interested parties have descended in Johannesburg, South Africa for the 17th Conference of Parties (COP17) to the United Nations Convention on…Read More Tweet!
The Southern African Development Community(SADC), the United Nations, the European Union, and the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), co-organized a High Level Event Responding to the Impacts of El Niño and Mitigating Recurring Climate…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.