This Bulletin No. 4 of the SADC Regional Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic highlights some global public health initiatives which are being rolled out, including vaccine initiatives and testing. It also highlights the regional case load, depicting some of…Read More Tweet!
On 1st May, the international community commemorates International Workers’ Day to recognise the importance and contribution of workers in development, and to promote workers’ rights. Today, 1st May, 2020, the Southern African Development Community (SADC)…Read More Tweet!
The SADC Regional Response to COVID-19: Bulletin No. 3, provides the global, continental and regional situation of COVID-19. On the global perspective, the report provides statistics on the global situation where over 2.5 million cases and 187, 705 deaths…Read More Tweet!
The SADC Climate Services Centre (CSC) is forecasting a likelihood of rainfall amounts exceeding 50mm in a 24-hour period in some parts of the SADC region during the period 26 April to 02 May 2020.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.