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 SADC Climate Services Centre is forecasting a likelihood of rainfall amounts exceeding 50mm in a 24-hour period in some parts of the SADC region during the period 27 February to 04 March 2020.Read More Tweet!
The meeting of Committee of Ministers Responsible for Disaster Risk Management from the Southern African Development Community (SADC), was held on 21st February 2020, at the Madinat Al Bahr Hotel in Zanzibar, United Republic of Tanzania.Read More Tweet!
Southern African Development Community (SADC) is home to over 340 million people and the region is endowed with abundance of mineral resources. It is against this backdrop that Heads of State and Government of SADC countries decided to develop and…Read More Tweet!
The Ambassador of Canada responsible for relations with Angola, Botswana, Zimbabwe and Southern African Development Community (SADC), His Excellency Mr.René Cremonese presented credentials to the SADC Executive Secretary, Her Excellency Dr Stergomena…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.