The Secretariat of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) wishes to inform all stakeholders and general public that, in line with the measures put in place by the Government of Botswana, following the declaration of the state of emergency, Secretariat staff will be operating from home during the entire lockdown period. While Secretariat staff working virtually from their homes can be reached via email, the Secretariat can be reached through the following contacts;
Ms. Barbara Lopi - Cell: +267 72112560 - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Ms. Thato Kherehloa - Cell: +267 77446418 - Email: email@example.com
The Standing Committee of Senior Officials from the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Member States are meeting via video conference from 16 – 17 March 2020, ahead of the SADC Council of Ministers video conference meeting to be held on 18th…Read More Tweet!
SADC Ministers of Health met today, 9th March 2020, at Julius Nyerere International Convention Centre, Dar es Salaam, United Republic of Tanzania, under the Chairpersonship of Honourable Ummy Mwalimu, Minister of Health, Community Development, Gender,…Read More Tweet!
Today, 8th March 2020, the Southern African Development Community (SADC) joins the international community in commemorating the International Women’s Day 2020. This year’s commemoration is under the theme “I am Generation Equality: Realizing Women’s…Read More Tweet!
SADC Ministers responsible for Employment and Labour and Social Partners met on 5 March 2020 at the Julius Nyerere International Convention Centre in Dar es Salaam, United Republic of Tanzania, to review progress in the implementation of their commitments…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.