will be meeting next week to discuss the implementation of the plan.
was determined to end discrimination against women and shape a society based on equality and equity.
Current members of SADC
are: Angola, Botswana, Democratic Republic of Congo, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Seychelles, Republic of South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Although there is still a long way to go for the region to attain deeper regional integration, we believe that the implementation of these and other initiatives have improved the lives of SADC
citizens," she said.
Dubai Academic City will be the seat of the "permanent" SADC
She noted that while SADC
was able to launch the Free Trade Area (FTA) as planned in 2008, the region has missed other economic milestones.
The role of an agent with the traditional vendor relationship is changing and SADC
is looking to provide more specialist services including the establishment of more joint ventures and also enhance our manufacturing and systems integration capabilities.
What Gerhard Erasmus, an associate researcher at Tralac, finds ironic is that while SADC
leaders are earnestly discussing the African FTA, the smaller issues of non-compliance with SADC
trade regulations go unattended, even unmentioned.
chairman Sabah Al Moayyed said: "We are committed to the rejuvenation of tourist facilities across Hawar Islands and the Southern Region of the Kingdom, in cooperation with reputed and experienced industry experts.
Established in 1992, SADC
is committed to regional integration and poverty eradication within Southern Africa through economic development and ensuring peace and security.
The article shows that SADC
efforts aimed at restoring democracy and putting an end to human rights abuses in Zimbabwe were critically hampered by the history of political antagonism among Southern African governments, and by SADC
's inability to draw a clear distinction between respect for human rights and the promotion of a neoliberal strategy of economic development.
currently has 15 member states, including Madagascar, which had its membership suspended in 2009 after the coup led by Andry Rajoelina, and Seychelles, which rejoined the organisation in 2008.