A major milestone reached by the SADC Secretariat in the last few years is qualifying for the European Union’s Four Pillar Assessment, i.e. accounts, procurement, internal audit and internal controls. This qualified the Secretariat for the signing of…Read More Tweet!
SADC Director of Trade, Industry, Finance and Investment, Ms Boitumelo Gofhamodimo, signed off the final report of the project “Strengthening the quality infrastructure for trade enhancement and consumer protection in the SADC Region. The project was…Read More Tweet!
Inside SADC 6 The African Union High Representative for Operationalisation of the African Standby Force, H.E. General Sekouba Konate paid a courtesy call on SADC Executive Secretary, Dr Stergomena Lawrence Tax while in the SADC Region for the Main…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.