The Southern African Development Community (formerly the Southern African Development Coordinating Conference) is a 16-member regional group in Southern Africa established on 17 August 1992.

The Southern African Development Community (SADC) is committed to regional integration and poverty eradication within Southern Africa through economic development and ensuring peace and security. SADC covers a total of 556,781 square kilometres with a population of about 345 million.

Its member states are Angola, Botswana, Comoros, Democratic Republic of Congo, Eswatini, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Seychelles, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.

The vision of SADC is to build a region in which there will be a high degree of harmonisation and rationalisation to enable the pooling of resources to achieve collective self-reliance to improve the living standards of the people of the region.

The work of SADC is guided by SADC Treaty adopted in Windhoek, Namibia, in 1992. The Community has over 25 protocols dealing with issues such as corruption, illegal drug trafficking, extradition, defense, and control of firearms ammunition.SADC is made up of eight (8) principal institutions and organs. They comprise the Summit of Heads of State & Government, SADC Tribunal, Council of Ministers, Organ on Politics, Defense& Security Cooperation, Sectoral/Cluster Ministerial Committees, SADC Secretariat, Standing Committee of Officials, and SADC National Committees.

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The Tanzania Development Vision 2025

National Development, Tanzania

The Tanzania Vision 2025 aims at achieving a high-quality livelihood for its people to attain good governance through the rule of law and develop a strong and competitive economy.

Tanzania 2025 National Development

The Tanzania Vision 2025

Ministry of Finance and Planning, Tanzania

This national development plan has three principal objectives of achieving quality and good life for all; good governance and the rule of law; and building a strong and resilient economy that can effectively withstand global...

Tanzania 2025 National Development

Monetary Policy Statement, 2021

Bank of Botswana, Botswana

The Monetary Policy Statement (MPS) is the Bank of Botswana statement to inform stakeholders about its monetary policy choices for the year following the review of last year’s economic policy, current economic conditions and the...

Botswana 2021 Finance

Monetary Policy Statement 2020/2021

Bank of Tanzania, Tanzania

This policy evaluates domestic economic performance and elucidates government monetary policy for the period 2020/21

Tanzania 2021 Finance

The 2021 National Budget Statement

Ministry of Finance, Zimbabwe

This document provides the overview of the domestic economy, inclusive growth and macro-estability, and human capital development, well-being and social protection.

Zimbabwe 2021 Finance

2021 Zimbabwe Infrastructure Investment Programme

Ministry of Transport and Infrastructural Development, Zimbabwe

This programme prioritises interventions that create a supportive investment climate, improve infrastructure governance systems and reduce construction transaction costs, among others.

Zimbabwe 2021 Infrastructure and Construction

National Development Strategy 1 (2021 – 2025): An Overview

Ministry of Finance and Economic Development, Zimbabwe

This document outlines Vision 2030, National Development Strategy 1 (2021 – 2025), National Development Strategy 1 Architecture, National Development Strategy 1 process, pathway to the realisation of the 14 national Priorities.

Zimbabwe 2021 National Development

Monetary Policy Statement 2021

Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe

This policy highligts the macroeconomic policies to be pursued by the Bank in 2021, with the goal of ensuring price and financial stability in the economy.

Zimbabwe 2021 Finance

The Food and Nutrition Bill, 2020

Ministry of Agriculture, Zambia

AnAct to provide for the implementation of a national food and nutrition programme; continue the existence of the National Food andNutrition Commission and re-define its functions; establish the Board of the Commission and define its...

Zambia 2020 Agriculture and Rural Development

The National Forensic Bill, 2020

Ministry of Health, Zambia

An Act to regulate the practice of forensic science and forensic pathology and provide for the licensing of forensic service providers; establish the National Forensic Authority and provide for its functions; establish the Board of...

Zambia 2020 Health

The Patents and Companies Registration Agency Bill, 2020

Ministry of Commerce Trade & Industry, Zambia

An Act to continue the existence of the Patents and Companies Registration Agency and re-define its functions; re-constitute the Board of the Agency and provide for its functions; repeal and replace the Patents and Companies...

Zambia 2020 Trade, Industry, and Investment

The Employment Code (Exemption) Regulations, 2020

Ministry of Labour, Zambia

This document provides list of persons, class of persons, trade, industry exempted from the provisions specified in the schedule (Regulation 3) of this document.

Zambia 2020 Labour