The Meeting of the SADC Public Security Sub-Committee (PSSC) of the Inter-State Defence and Security Committee (ISDSC) was hosted at Travel Lodge on 16th-17th May 2019, in Gaborone, Botswana, chaired by the Republic of Zambia as the current Chair of the…Read More Tweet!
The newly appointed Regional Director of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) for Southern Africa, Mr. Valentin Tapsoba presented his Letters of Credence to SADC Executive Secretary, Her Excellency Dr. Stergomena Lawrence Tax, on May…Read More Tweet!
The SADC Secretariat hosted the SADC Symbolic launch of the Corrections/ Prisons Women’s Network in Gaborone, Botswana at Travel Lodge on 15th May 2019. The symbolic launch of the Corrections/ Prisons Women’s Network was mainly aimed at recognizing the…Read More Tweet!
In an effort and commitment to ensure and deepen regional integration which amongst others is anchored on the maintenance of law and order, the SADC Secretariat convened the meeting of the Corrections/ Prisons Sub Committee in Gaborone, Botswana at Travel…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.