Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo, 10th December, 2018: The Head of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Election Observation Mission (SEOM) to the 2018 Presidential, Legislative and Provincial elections in the Democratic Republic of…Read More Tweet!
In our efforts to enhance awareness and visibility of SADC’s Objectives and Common Agenda, the SADC Secretariat launched a competition for a public outreach song on SADC on 23rd October 2018. The submission of entries has been extended up to 22nd February…Read More Tweet!
The three-day Multi-Stakeholder National Dialogue which started on the 26th November, 2018, in Maseru, Lesotho, under the theme “The Lesotho we want: Comprehensive National Reforms” came to an end on the 28th November 2018.Read More Tweet!
The Military Health Services of SADC conducted Exercise Pabalelo from 14th to 29th November 2018 in Maun, Republic of Botswana. The aim of the Exercise was to test the SADC Standby Force’s Medical Battalion capability to provide combat medical support…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.