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.
Total Cost (EUR): 19 600 000
EU contracted amount (EUR): 19 600 000
Duration: March 2013 - March 2018
Implementing organisation: SOUTHERN AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT COMMUNITY SECRETARIAT
Funding Instrument: European Development Fund (EDF)
Benefitting zone: Southern Africa Region 10 EDF