Fourteenth meeting of the SADC MCSCC Regional Technical Team

August 18 2023

The Southern African Development Community (SADC) Secretariat held the 14th meeting of the Regional Technical Team (RTT) for the SADC Fisheries Monitoring Control and Surveillance Coordination Centre (MCSCC) in Windhoek, Namibia, on 14 – 18 August 2023.

With the SADC Charter for Establishing the MCSCC, now in force, this meeting was critical for planning the next steps to implement the key functions of the Centre and to align the support of partners and gain interest from new supporting partners. The Executive Director of Namibia’s Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources, Ms Annely Haiphene, was represented by Mr Beau Tjizoo, Deputy Director of Fisheries Monitoring Control and Surveillance (MCS) in Namibia, who opened and welcomed the RTT.