The Ministers responsible for Youth from the Southern African Development Community (SADC),) met on 23 and 24 May 2019 in Windhoek, Namibia, at the Safari Hotel and deliberated on youth issues aimed at improving the quality of life for young people as well…Read More Tweet!
SADC launched its Electoral Observation Mission to the 2019 Legislative Elections in the Republic of Madagascar on 24th May 2019. The mission is led by Honorable Katele Kalumba, former Minister of Foreign Affairs of Zambia, representing the Chairperson of…Read More Tweet!
The SADC Electoral Observation Mission (SEOM) to the 2019 Presidential, Parliamentary and Local Government (Tripartite) Elections in Malawi, on 23rd May, 2019 presented its Preliminary Statement, outlining the key observations on the Tripartite Elections.Read More Tweet!
The Meeting of the SADC Public Security Sub-Committee (PSSC) of the Inter-State Defence and Security Committee (ISDSC) was hosted at Travel Lodge on 16th-17th May 2019, in Gaborone, Botswana, chaired by the Republic of Zambia as the current Chair 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.