Theme: Land Degradation and Migration Today, 17th June, 2018, the Southern African Development Community (SADC) joins the international community in commemorating the World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought under the theme; Land Degradation and…Read More Tweet!
The Secretariat of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), on 13 June, 2018 bade farewell to the outgoing Head of European Union (EU) Delegation to Botswana and Representative to SADC, His Excellency Ambassador Alexander Baum with a call to…Read More Tweet!
The Executive Secretary of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Her Excellency, Dr. Stergomena Lawrence Tax, on 13th June 2018, received Letters of Credence from Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Angola to Botswana and SADC Dr.…Read More Tweet!
The second edition of the Industrial Policy for Policy Makers (IPPM) training programme takes place in September 2018, alongside the annual African Programme on Rethinking Development Economics (APORDE). Senior government officials in SADC countries…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.