The Sixth and 1st Female Executive Secretary of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), H.E Dr Stergomena Lawrence Tax, whose tenure of office is coming to an end on 31 August 2021, highlights some of the major achievements and challenges that…Read More Tweet!
The Outgoing Executive Secretary of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), Her Excellency Dr Stergomena Lawrence Tax on 27 August, 2021 bade farewell to Management and staff of the SADC Secretariat with special thanks for the dedication,…Read More Tweet!
The Republic of Zambia will continue to be an active member of regional, continental and international bodies, His Excellency Hakainde Hichilema, said on 24 August 2021 soon after taking oath of office as the 7th President of the country.Read More Tweet!
Zambia launches the Gender Status Report 2017-2019Read 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.