• In 2016, Mozambique became a State Party to the SASO Charter

    In 2016, Mozambique became a State Party to the SASO Charter

  • SASO Secretariat is hosted by the Kingdom of Swaziland

    SASO Secretariat is hosted by the Kingdom of Swaziland

  • SASO Secretariat is housed at Sibekelo Building in Mbabane

    SASO Secretariat is housed at Sibekelo Building in Mbabane

  • Institutionalisation Working Group is one of the Technical Committees

    Institutionalisation Working Group is one of the Technical Committees

  • SASO Secretariat works with other Regional Safety Oversight Orgs

    SASO Secretariat works with other Regional Safety Oversight Orgs


SADC News
The Joint Meeting of the SADC Ministers Responsible for Education and Training; and Science, Technology and Innovation, 20 - 21 June 2019 Safari Hotel Windhoek, Namibia

Jun 21, 2019, 09:06 PM

The SADC Ministers responsible for Education and Training; and Science, Technology and Innovation convened a Joint Meeting on the 20 – 21 June 2019 at Safari Hotel, Windhoek, Republic of Namibia ...

Joint Ministerial Meeting for Ministers of Health and Ministers responsible for HIV and AIDS

Jun 21, 2019, 06:06 PM

The Extra-Ordinary Joint Meeting of SADC Ministers Responsible for Health and Ministers Responsible for HIV and AIDS was convened under the leadership of His Excellency, Dr Hage G. Geingob, President ...

SADC and the Electoral Commissions Forum of SADC countries agree to work together in consolidating Democracy in the region

Jun 21, 2019, 04:06 PM

The Southern African Development Community (SADC) Executive Secretary, Her Excellency Dr. Stergomena Lawrence Tax met the leadership of the Electoral Commissions Forum of SADC Countries (ECF-SADC) on ...

Featured Content
Apr 5, 2017, 3:47 PM
SADC Member States have found it imperative to establish a regional organisation responsible for enhancing the safety of civil aviation in the region. This results from the Member States’ lack of technical expertise and the need for technical staff to fulfil safety requirements of the Region.
Apr 5, 2017, 4:31 PM
To expedite the launching of SADC Aviation Safety Organisation (SASO), at their meeting in October 2013, SADC Ministers of Transport and Meteorology approved establishing an INTERIM SASO SECRETARIAT until the SADC Council of Ministers approves the SASO Charter, outlining the legal and institutional framework for SASO.
May 10, 2017, 4:16 PM
SADC Member States are expected by the international aviation community to implement the eight critical elements essential for an effective safety oversight system according to the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO).