• 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
US Diplomats visit SADC Secretariat

Nov 16, 2018, 12:11 PM

A delegation of United States of America Diplomats attending a U.S Conference in Gaborone, Botswana, paid a courtesy call to the SADC Secretariat on Friday, 16 November 2018. The delegation was ...

SADC and Germany sign Agreement on Technical Cooperation

Nov 16, 2018, 07:11 AM

The SADC Executive Secretary, Her Excellency, Dr. Stergomena Lawrence Tax, and the German Ambassador to Botswana and SADC, His Excellency, Mr. Ralf Breth signed the Agreement on Technical Cooperation ...

The SADC Election Observation Mission Releases its Preliminary Statement on the 2018 Presidential Election in Madagascar

Nov 10, 2018, 09:11 AM

Antananarivo, Madagascar: On 9th November 2018, the Head of the SADC Electoral Observation Mission (SEOM) to the 2018 Presidential Election in the Republic of Madagascar, Honourable Joseph Malanji ...

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).