Southern African Development Community - Regional Economic Integration Support (REIS)

Southern African Development Community - Regional Economic Integration Support (REIS)

The overall objective of the programme is to promote sustainable economic growth and poverty reduction in the SADC Region. The programme's activities are aligned to the SADC Trade Protocol, the SADC Protocol on Finance and Investment and the SADC-EU Economic Partnership Agreement.

Specific areas for support are regional investment climate, development of regional payment systems, regional tax collaboration and lifting of non-tariff barriers, in particular those related to sanitary and phyto-sanitary measures.

Sector
Regional trade agreements (RTAs)
Domain
European Development Fund
Benefitting zone
Southern Africa Region 10 EDF
Nature
Financing Agreement

KEY FACTS

  • Total cost (€)

    19 600 000.00

    EU contracted amount

    19 600 000.00

    Partner contribution

    220 000.00EUR

    Duration

    March 2013 - March 2018

    Implementing organisation

    SOUTHERN AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT COMMUNITY SECRETARIAT

    Funding instrument

    European Development Fund (EDF)