• 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

Employment Opportunity

The SADC Secretariat invites suitably qualified candidates within the SADC Region to submit applications for the position "Technical Coordinator – Airworthiness / Personnel Licensing (AIR/PEL) at the Interim SASO Secretariat" by 20 August 2021.

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SADC remains committed to establish the SADC Humanitarian and Emergency Centre in Mozambique

Sep 10, 2021, 01:09 PM

SADC remains committed to establish the SADC Humanitarian and Emergency Centre in ...

Registration of the SADC trademarks

Sep 08, 2021, 08:09 PM

The name “Southern African Development Community”; the acronym “SADC”; and the SADC logo are registered and protected trademarks for the Southern African Development Community (SADC) ...

SADC and Partners Launch a Financing Facility to Boost Transboundary Conservation in Southern Africa

Sep 07, 2021, 08:09 PM

The Minister of Forestry and Natural Resources of the Republic of Malawi, Hon. Nancy Tembo, on 5 September 2021 launched a Financing Facility to support transboundary conservation actions for Southern ...

Featured Content
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).
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.
Apr 5, 2017, 3:51 PM
The Southern African Development Community (SADC) comprises 15 Member States. Out of these 15, those that have signed the SADC Aviation Safety (SASO) Charter are referred to as State Parties to the SASO Charter and members of the SASO.