SADC Ministers of Finance, Investment meets in SA

news-image

The SADC Committee of Ministers of Finance and Investment met in Johannesburg South Africa on 11 July, 2018, joined by central bank governors from the region to discuss areas of cooperation and improving regional financial coordination.

The meeting was chaired by the Honourable Nhlanhla Nene, Minister of Finance of South Africa who is the Chairperson of the Committee of the Ministers of Finance and Investment, and Co-Chairperson of the SADC Macroeconomic Peer Review Panel.

In her remarks  at the opening ceremony, the Executive Secretary, Her Excellency Dr Stergomena Lawrence Tax expressed commitment by the SADC Secretariat to operationalise the urged the Ministers SADC Regional Development Fund (SADC-RDF) as a way of mobilising adequate and sustainable resources for SADC regional programmes.

Dr Tax informed the Ministers that, through engagement with Partners, the African Development Bank has accepted to support the Operationalisation of the SADC Regional Development Fund. She then called on the Ministers to seize this opportunity to move the region forward with speed by signing and ratifying the Agreement to operationalize the SADC-RDF. -SADC Secretariat

LEAVE A COMMENT

Comments

image

Poachers have broken into Botswana’s p Read more...

10 Aug, 2018 at 01:58 PM

image

In a sign that Botswana is likely to cli Read more...

02 Jul, 2018 at 09:26 AM

image

DAR ES SALAAM - DIRECTIVES on online for Read more...

02 Jul, 2018 at 01:24 PM

image

The Namibian Ministry of Agriculture, W Read more...

28 Mar, 2018 at 06:05 PM

image

Gaborone – The Botswana government has Read more...

25 May, 2018 at 02:35 PM

image

SOUTHERN Africa, ever a punching bag in Read more...

13 Nov, 2018 at 11:34 AM

image

Johanesburg - Multiple award winning ath Read more...

13 Nov, 2018 at 11:29 AM

image

Johanesburg - The Proteas Women made an Read more...

13 Nov, 2018 at 11:28 AM

image

Maputo – Maintenance of the new suspen Read more...

13 Nov, 2018 at 11:06 AM

image

On October 22, the first Russian-African Read more...

12 Nov, 2018 at 11:08 AM

image

Heads of state and ministers who travell Read more...

30 Jul, 2018 at 02:01 PM

image

African sovereign funds represent only 3 Read more...

24 Sep, 2018 at 09:52 AM

image

Adjudicating match officials are not a n Read more...

31 Aug, 2018 at 09:02 AM

image

Former South African president, Kgalema Read more...

26 Sep, 2018 at 09:54 AM

image

Gaborone - Botswana’s celebrated hip-h Read more...

04 Aug, 2018 at 03:19 PM