SADC Double Troika Summit met on 18/01/2016 to consider political situation in Lesotho, receive Commission of Inquiry Report and hand it over to the Government
Accreditation certificates issued by SADCAS for testing and calibration (ISO/IEC 17025) are now internationally recognised
SADC Industrialisation Strategy and Roadmap seeks to engender a major economic and technological transformation at national and regional levels
The AU Regional Delegate to Southern Africa, SADC and COMESA, H.E. Dr. Auguste Ngomo, paid a courtesy call on the SADC Secretariat on Monday February 8, 2016, and presented his credentials to the SADC Executive Secretary, H.E. Dr. Stergomena Lawrence Tax....Read More Tweet!
On 30 January 2016 the Outgoing Chairperson of SADC and of the African Union (AU), His Excellency Robert Gabriel Mugabe, President of the Republic of Zimbabwe, presented the Hashim Mbita Research publication to the African Union during its 26th Ordinary...Read More Tweet!
The Chairperson of the Organ on Politics, Defence and Security Cooperation, H.E Jacinto Filipe Nyusi, President of the Republic of Mozambique, convened a consultative meeting in the margins of the 26th AU Summit on 29th January, 2016 in Addis Ababa. The...Read More Tweet!
The Ministers of signatory States and the Guarantors of the Peace, Security and Cooperation Framework for the Democratic Republic of Congo and the Great Lakes Region (PSC Framework) met in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on 28 January 2016, in the margins of the...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.