4 Mar 2014

SADC LAWYERS ASSOCIATION laments SADC resolution which renders SADC Tribunal an interstate court ahead of Justice ministers meeting in Malawi!

The SADC Lawyers Association (SADCLA) have expressed grave concern over the decision of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Heads of State and Government to uphold the 2012 Maputo SADC Summit resolution to draft a new Protocol
4 Mar 2014

MISA BEGINS COUNT DOWN TO WORLD PRESS FREEDOM DAY!

Every year on 3 May, the international community commemorates World Press Freedom Day by celebrating the fundamental principles of press freedom. In only two months, 2014 has already become a year marked by issues of press freedom,
19 Feb 2014

OPEN LETTER TO HON. MINISTERS OF JUSTICE IN SOUTHERN AFRICA!

…Permit me to acknowledge your efforts, individually and collectively, which have contributed significantly to our common and shared optimism for Southern Africa and the Southern African Development Community. Yet we know that the greatest storms can erupt
6 Feb 2014

Zambia opposes regulation under a law, whose sole purpose appears to be to register and de-register NGOs!

ZAMBIA As NGOs in general, and as the women’s movement in particular, we have been very clear from the onset that the NGO Act in its current form is not only unprogressive, but rather unconstitutional as it
4 Feb 2014

ZAMBAN CIVIL SOCIETY DEMAND AMMENDMENTS ON NGO ACT

The Zambia Council for Social Development (ZCSD) is surprised that government continues to intimidate the Civil Society Organisations to register on an archaic and draconian piece of legislation, the NGO Act number 16 of 2009 which all
25 Jan 2014

SADC-CNGO Press release on Madagascar!

The Malagasy people voted for a new president and members of national assembly in the second round of elections held on the 20th of December 2013. SADC-CNGO observed the elections and issued a statement stating that the
23 Jan 2014

SADC recognises new leadership in Madagascar

23 Jan, 2014 SADC Secretariat ES Congratulates the New President of Madagascar SADC Executive Secretary H.E. Dr. Stergomena Lawrence Tax has conveyed her congratulations to President Elect Hery Rajaonarimampianina on his election as the First President of
20 Jan 2014

VACANCY! Manager: Governance, Peace and Security

Exciting opportunity has arisen for highly motivated, skilled, and mature individual within the SADC Council of NGOs, based Gaborone, Botswana, to take up the following position. Manager: Governance, Peace and Security (GPS) Programme The Job: Facilitate the
14 Aug 2013

9th Civil Society Forum Statement

  9th Civil Society Forum Statement The 9th Civil society forum deliberated on several issues concerning civil society and culminated in a civil society forum consensus statement.  
11 Aug 2013

SADC-CNGO PRELIMINARY STATEMENT ON ZIMBABWE ELECTIONS

Below is a preliminary statement on Zimbabwe’ s recent elections: SADC-CNGO STATEMENT 2013 ZIMBABWE HARMONISED ELECTION