In 2016, Mozambique became a State Party to the SASO Charter
SASO Secretariat is hosted by the Kingdom of Swaziland
SASO Secretariat is housed at Sibekelo Building in Mbabane
Institutionalisation Working Group is one of the Technical Committees
SASO Secretariat works with other Regional Safety Oversight Orgs
SADC Executive Secretary condemns attack on Tanzania Peacekeepers and FARDC soldiers killed in attack on MONUSCO company operating base at Semuliki, Eastern DR Congo on 7 December 2017
Dec 9, 2017
The Southern African Development Community (SADC) has received with great sorrow the information about the killing of 15 soldiers belonging to the SADC-deployed Force Intervention Brigade (FIB), serving under the United Nations Organization Stabilization …
SADC Electoral Advisory (SEAC) and Electoral Commissions Forum of SADC Countries (ECF-SADC) Conduct a Joint Electoral Assessment Mission to the Democratic Republic of Congo
Dec 7, 2017
From 25 November to 4 December 2017, an Electoral Technical Committee comprising members of the SADC Electoral Advisory Council (SEAC) and the Electoral Commissions Forum of SADC Countries (ECF-SADC), conducted a technical assessment Mission to the Democr…
Dec 5, 2017
The Ambassador for the Republic of Zambia to Botswana, His Excellency Brigadier General Patrick Romedyo Tembo (Rtd) paid a courtesy call on the Executive Secretary of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), Her Excellency, Dr. Stergomena Lawren…
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).