The Southern African Development Community (SADC) Council of Ministers meeting will be held on 15 and 16 March, 2019 at the Safari Court Hotel and Conference in Windhoek, Namibia.Read More Tweet!
The Ambassador of the Federal Republic of German to the Southern African Development (SADC), His Excellency Mr. Ralph Breth on 18th February, 2019 held discussions with the SADC Executive, led by the SADC Executive Secretary, Her Excellency Dr. Stergomena…Read More Tweet!
The Ambassador of the Republic of Turkey to Botswana and the Southern African Development Community (SADC), Her Excellency, Ms. Meltem Büyükkarakaş, presented her letters of credence to the SADC Executive Secretary, Her Excellency Dr. Stergomena Lawrence…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.