• 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
SADC Project Preparation Development Facility continues to support Member States to strengthen regional infrastructure connectivity

Jan 28, 2021, 07:01 AM

The Southern African Development Community (SADC) Project Preparation Development Facility (SADC-PPDF) continues to support SADC Member States to strengthen regional infrastructure connectivity by ...

STATEMENT BY THE CHAIRPERSON OF THE SADC ORGAN ON POLITICS, DEFENCE AND SECURITY COOPERATION, HIS EXCELLENCY MOKGWEETSI E.K. MASISI ON THE IMPACTS OF TROPICAL CYCLONE ELOISE

Jan 26, 2021, 04:01 PM

The Chairperson of the SADC Organ on Politics, Defence and Security Cooperation wishes to express sympathy an solidarity with the Governments and people of the Republics of Botswana, Eswatini ...

Joint water projects improve availability of potable water and increase regional co-operation in SADC

Jan 22, 2021, 09:01 AM

The Kunene Transboundary Water Supply Project (KTWSP), a joint project between Angola and Namibia, has resulted in reduced water system losses in the water transfer from Angola into ...

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).