Recently, the world has become an unpredictable, complex and unsettled arena of events that are affecting the livelihood and wellbeing of the people. The outcomes create both opportunities and challenges for the SADC region. Together, focused on delivering towards the SADC mandate and building on our values and strengths of the history and unity the region can be positioned as a Global example for peace, security and economic prosperity. While creating a path towards shaping the future, promoting the interests of the people in the region and Africa at large. Over the next eight years, SADC must strengthen its role and position by uplifting all Member States towards bringing prosperity for all citizens within region.