The British High Commissioner to Botswana, Her Excellency Ms Katy Ransome, met with Southern African Development Community (SADC) Executive Secretary, Her Excellency Dr. Stergomena Lawrence Tax, on 29th January 2020. The purpose of the meeting was for the…Read More Tweet!
The Ambassador of the European Union to the Republic of Botswana and the Southern African Development Community (SADC), His Excellency Jan Sadek, on Wednesday, 29th January 2019, handed over a Note Verbale to the SADC Executive Secretary, Her Excellency…Read More Tweet!
The Regional Director of the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) for Southern Africa, H.E. Lola Castro on 24th January, 2020 met the Executive Secretary of SADC, Her Excellency Dr Stergomena Lawrence Tax at the SADC Secretariat.Read More Tweet!
The Executive Secretary of SADC, Her Excellency Dr Stergomena Lawrence Tax on 23rd January, 2020 paid a courtesy call on the Minister of Finance and Economic Development of the Republic of Botswana, Hon. Dr. Thapelo Matsheka, MP.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.