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    • Protocol on Transport, Communications and Meteorology (1996)

      Entry Into Force: 1998-07-01

      Date Signed: 1996-08-24

      Type: Protocols

      Issues: Science & Technology, Information & Communication

      Themes: Infrastructure, Meteorology, ICT & Telecommunications, Transport, Maritime, Ports & Inland Waterways, Meteorology & Climate, Meteorology


      Effective transport, communications, and meteorology systems are prerequisites for economic growth and improved quality of life – the primary goals of SADC. Recognising that closer integration of these sectors offers benefit to the region, SADC passed the Protocol on Transport, Communications and Meteorology on 24th August 1996.

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    • Southern Africa Framework of Subregional Climate Change Programmes

      Date Signed: 2010-06-01

      Type: Documents & Publications, SADC Technical & Thematic Reports

      Themes: Infrastructure, Meteorology & Climate, Climate Information, Climate Change Adaptation, Climate Change Mitigation


      Due to Southern Africa’s dependency on climate-sensitive sectors such as agriculture and coastal zones, the increased frequency of extreme climate events in the region has contributed to its vulnerability. In order to emphasise the importance of adaptation to this changing climate, the SADC Experts Group prepared the Southern Africa Sub-Regional Framework of Climate Change Programmes in 2010.

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    • Regional Infrastructure Development Master Plan Meteorology Sector Plan (2012)

      Date Signed: 2012-07-04

      Type: Documents & Publications, Key Strategies, SADC Technical & Thematic Reports

      Themes: Themes, Infrastructure, Meteorology, Meteorology & Climate, Meteorology, Climate Information


      With infrastructure central to its goals of poverty eradication and Regional Integration, SADC developed the Regional Infrastructure Development Master Plan as a strategic framework guiding infrastructure development in Southern Africa. The Meteorology Sector Plan component of the Master Plan aims to ensure that meteorological services play an integrated and effective role in socioeconomic development of the SADC region.

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    • SARCOF-16 Workshop Announcement

      Date Signed: 2012-12-03

      Themes: Infrastructure, Meteorology, ICT & Telecommunications, Meteorology & Climate, Meteorology, Climate Information


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