The Executive Secretary of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), Her Excellency, Dr Stergomena Lawrence Tax, has thanked the outgoing Russian Federation Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Republic of Botswana and Special…Read More Tweet!
On 25th November 2020, the new Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to Botswana and Southern African Development Community (SADC), Her Excellency Ms. Margit Hellwig-Boette, presented Letter of Credence to the SADC Executive Secretary, Her…Read More Tweet!
The Extraordinary Organ Troika Summit (EO – OTS) plus Force Intervention Brigade - Troop Contributing Countries (Malawi, Tanzania and South Africa), the Democratic Republic of Congo and the Republic of Mozambique was held in Gaborone, Republic of Botswana,…Read More Tweet!
The Southern African Development Community (SADC) and the International Cooperating Partners (ICPs) have risen above COVID-19 circumstances and demonstrated attributes of true indomitable partnership.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.