The SADC Council of Ministers meeting held on March 10 and 11, 2014 in Lilongwe, Malawi approved the 2014/15 SADC Consolidated Business Plan and a Budget of US$88.335 million for its implementation.Read More Tweet!
A Water Policy Expert at the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Secretariat has restated the importance of inter sectoral coordination between the water and energy sectors in the 15 Member States.Read More Tweet!
On February 24-25, 2014, the Regional Economic Integration Support Programme (REIS) held a workshop for the Investment Promotion Agency Forum (IPAC) in the SADC Region.Read More Tweet!
H.E Robert Mugabe, President of the Republic of Zimbabwe has reiterated the urgent need for harmonisation of COMESA and SADC emphasising that both Regional Economic Communities were established with an objective of enabling Member States attain economic…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.