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    • SADC Food and Nutrition Security Update Issue - 03 - 2019 - 2020

      Date Signed: 2020-05-28

      Type: Documents & Publications, SADC Technical & Thematic Reports

      Themes: Themes, Agriculture & Food Security, Food Security


      COVID-19 likely to have major impact on food and nutrition security and livelihoods in SADC. About 43 million people estimated to be acutely food insecure in the Region, calling for urgent resourcing and scale up of the interventions planned by both Member States and their humanitarian partners. Poor seasonal rainfall distribution dampens overall harvest prospects for many parts of the Region. Excessive rains cause flooding and destruction of crop fields and property in northeastern parts of the Region. Preliminary crop production estimates for Malawi, Namibia and South Africa show an increase in most crops including maize. The African migratory locust outbreaks recorded in Botswana and Namibia. Fall armyworm and foot and mouth disease remain a challenge in the Region.

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    • Synthesis Report 2020 -ENGLISH.pdf

      Date Signed: 2020-07-28

      Type: Documents & Publications, SADC Technical & Thematic Reports

      Themes: Agriculture & Food Security, Food Security


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    • SADC Regional Indicative Strategic Development Plan (RISDP) 2020-2030

      Date Signed: 2021-02-26

      Type: Documents & Publications, Key Strategies

      Issues: Issues

      Themes: Themes, Politics, Defence & Security, Economic Development, Finance, Disaster Risk Management, Infrastructure, Environment & Sustainable Development, Agriculture & Food Security, Natural Resources, Meteorology & Climate, Health, Social & Human Development, Poverty Eradication & Policy Dialogue, Tourism, Industrial Development & Trade


      The Regional Indicative Strategic Development Plan (RISDP) 2020–2030 was approved by the SADC Summit of Heads of State and Government in August, 2020. The RISDP 2020-2030 covers strategic priority areas, namely; The Foundation: Peace, Security, and Good Governance; Pillar I: Industrial Development and Market Integration; Infrastructure Development in Support of Regional Integration; Social and Human Capital Development; and Cross-cutting issues including Gender, Youth, Environment and Climate Change, and Disaster Risk Management

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