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    • SADC CSC Regional Early Warning Bulletin Update for 2018-19 Rainfall Season.pdf

      Date Signed: 2019-01-10

      Type: Documents & Publications, SADC Technical & Thematic Reports, Themes, Media Releases & Statements

      Themes: Themes, Meteorology & Climate, Climate Information, Climate Change Adaptation, Climate Change Mitigation


      During December the SARCOF 22 Review and Update Forum was held as indicated in the announcement which you assisted to post. Please find attached the main outputs from the forum, the Statement and the Advisory to be posted on the website. You may use the text below in the article: The Southern Africa Development Community (SADC), through the SADC Climate Services Centre (CSC) held the Mid-Season Review and Update of the Twenty Second Southern African Climate Outlook Forum (SARCOF-22 Review and Update), in Maun, Botswana from 13 to 14 December 2018. A Statement and Sectoral Advisory was issued after the forum. The forum was preceded by a 3-day Climate Experts Capacity Building Workshop of SADC National Meteorological/Hydrological Services (NMHSs) for purposes of generating the 2018/19 seasonal climate forecast update, which was also organized in Maun from 10 to 12 December 2018. The SARCOF-22 Review and Update Forum was convened by SADC Secretariat through the SADC Climate Services Centre. The support was provided by the Government of the Republic of Botswana through its Meteorological Services Department (BDMS). The meeting was also sponsored by 11th European Development Fund (EDF) through the management of African Development Bank (AfDB) under the ClimDev Special Fund (CDSF)

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    • STATEMENT SARCOF 22 REVIEW AND UPDATE.pdf

      Date Signed: 2019-01-10

      Type: Documents & Publications, Media Releases & Statements

      Issues: Environment & Sustainable Development

      Themes: Themes, Meteorology & Climate, Climate Information, Climate Change Adaptation, Climate Change Mitigation


      During December the SARCOF 22 Review and Update Forum was held as indicated in the announcement which you assisted to post. Please find attached the main outputs from the forum, the Statement and the Advisory to be posted on the website. You may use the text below in the article: The Southern Africa Development Community (SADC), through the SADC Climate Services Centre (CSC) held the Mid-Season Review and Update of the Twenty Second Southern African Climate Outlook Forum (SARCOF-22 Review and Update), in Maun, Botswana from 13 to 14 December 2018. A Statement and Sectoral Advisory was issued after the forum. The forum was preceded by a 3-day Climate Experts Capacity Building Workshop of SADC National Meteorological/Hydrological Services (NMHSs) for purposes of generating the 2018/19 seasonal climate forecast update, which was also organized in Maun from 10 to 12 December 2018. The SARCOF-22 Review and Update Forum was convened by SADC Secretariat through the SADC Climate Services Centre. The support was provided by the Government of the Republic of Botswana through its Meteorological Services Department (BDMS). The meeting was also sponsored by 11th European Development Fund (EDF) through the management of African Development Bank (AfDB) under the ClimDev Special Fund (CDSF)

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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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