Botswana’s Minister of Defence, Justice and Security, Honourable Shaw Kgathi on 10 July, 2019, visited the construction site of the SADC Standby Force Regional Logistics Depot in Rasesa village, on the outskirts of Gaborone, to appreciate the progress made…Read More Tweet!
The Directorate of Regional Integration (DRI) in the Lesotho Ministry of Finance in collaboration with the SADC Strengthening National Regional Linkages (SNRL) Programme on 8-10 July 2019 facilitated the first ever Training of Trainers (TOT) on the use of…Read More Tweet!
10 July 2019, Gaborone, Botswana - According to the Southern African Development Community (SADC) 2019 Synthesis Report on the State of Food and Nutrition Security and Vulnerability in Southern Africa, 41.2 million people in 13 countries are estimated to…Read More Tweet!
His Excellency Dr. Hage G. Geingob, President of the Republic of Namibia and Chairperson of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) participated on 7-8 July 2019 in the 12th Extraordinary Session of the African Union (AU) Assembly and in 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.