Today, we once again commemorate the Southern Africa Liberation Day, as we remember the sons and daughters of the Region who paid the ultimate price, fighting for our political liberation and freedom of our Region. The blood of our sons and daughters was…Read More Tweet!
Leaders of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) have expressed deep sorrow and heartfelt condolences on the loss of His Excellency Dr John Pombe Magufuli, the 5th President of the United Republic of Tanzania, who died on 17th March 2021.Read More Tweet!
A total of 63 regional infrastructure projects have been developed in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Region, including 17 regional energy projects under the second Priority Action Plan for Programme for Infrastructure Development in…Read More Tweet!
The value of water has long been underestimated and taken for granted. The more water resources get depleted, the more we all realise how important it is for human survival. It is almost unimaginable to think of human existence without water, that is, if…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.