The Ambassador of the Russian Federation, H.E Anatoly Korun has paid a courtesy call on SADC Executive Secretary, H.E Dr. Stergomena Lawrence Tax to discuss Russia-SADC partnership in the political, economic and humanitarian spheres.Read More Tweet!
Italian Ambassador to Zambia, H.E. Pier Mario Dacco has presented letters of credence to SADC. The letters accrediting the Republic of Italy to SADC were received by the SADC Executive Secretary, H.E Dr. Stergomena Lawrence Tax at the SADC Secretariat.Read More Tweet!
SADC Executive Secretary, H.E Dr. Stergomena Lawrence Tax today received the Ambassador of Spain based in Windhoek, Namibia, H.E Mrs Carmen Diez at the SADC Secretariat offices for discussions on issues of cooperation between SADC and Spain.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.