The Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Special Representative of the Russian Federation to the Southern African Development Community (SADC), His Excellency Mr. Victor I. Sibilev on 13th February 2019, met the SADC Executive Secretary, Her…Read More Tweet!
The Consultative Meeting of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Heads of State and Government, held on 09 February 2019, received a briefing from His Excellency, Mr. Emmerson Mnangagwa, President of the Republic of Zimbabwe, on the current…Read More Tweet!
SOLIDARITY STATEMENT WITH THE BOLIVARIAN REPUBLIC OF VENEZUELA ISSUED BY THE SADC CHAIRPERSON, HIS EXCELLENCY DR. HAGE G. GEINGOB, PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF NAMIBIARead More Tweet!
As part of continued efforts to prepare the SADC Standby Force (SSF) to assume the African Standby Force (ASF) Roster duties for Peace Support Operations (PSO), the SADC Secretariat undertook a Pre-Deployment verification of the Botswana Defence Force…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.