The Southern African Development Community (SADC) convened a virtual Committee of Ministers of Finance and Investment and the SADC Peer Review Panel meetings on 15th July, 2021.Read More Tweet!
The Executive Secretary of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Her Excellency Dr Stergomena Lawrence Tax on 16 July, 2021 presented instruments of authority for deployment of the SADC Standby Force to the Republic of Mozambique, marking a…Read More Tweet!
In line with the 1994 Berlin Initiative and Article 8 of the Cotonou Agreement, the 2021 Political Dialogue Meeting at ministerial level between the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) and the European Union (EU) was held on 16 June, hosted by the…Read More Tweet!
The Southern African Development Community (SADC) expresses its concern and regret at the reported loss of life and wanton destruction of property during the recent protests in the Republic of South Africa.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.