Malawi Vice President delivers SADC Public Lecture on Industrial DigitalisationRead More Tweet!
The Sixth and 1st Female Executive Secretary of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), Dr Stergomena Lawrence Tax, whose tenure of office is coming to an end on 31 August 2021, bade farewell to SADC leaders at the 41st Summit of Heads of State…Read More Tweet!
The 41st Ordinary Summit of the Heads of State and Government of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) was held on the 17th and 18th August 2021, in Lilongwe, the capital city of the Republic of Malawi.Read More Tweet!
There is a need to level the playing field on the COVID-19 pandemic, revitalise the agricultural sector, enhance value addition, facilitate trade, and simplify rules of origin in order for the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Region to attain…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.