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.
Guide to Giving - contributing to emergencies and strategic response plans
The Heads of State and Government of the signatory countries of the Peace, Security and Cooperation (PSC) Framework for the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and the region held the Seventh High-Level Meeting of the Regional Oversight Mechanism (ROM)…Read More Tweet!
SADC and the European Union (EU) are to apply concerted efforts to address common threats to peace and security in the two regions. This was agreed by the two sides during a thematic meeting on Peace and Security held under the aegis of the SADC-EU…Read More Tweet!
The UN Secretary General’s Special Envoy on El Niño and Climate Change, Ambassador Macharia Kamau paid a courtesy call on the SADC Executive Secretary, Dr Stergomena Lawrence Tax on 24th October 2016. The meeting was also among others attended by Dr Samuel…Read More Tweet!
SADC Ministers responsible for Information Communication Technologies (ICTs), Transport and Meteorology met on 21st October in Matsapha, Swaziland to review progress on the implementation of programme and projects of regional importance in the three…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.