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Press Release: Signing of MoU Between ISS and SADC Parliamentary Forum
8 September 2008

Press Release: Signing of MoU Between ISS and SADC Parliamentary Forum

On 8 September 2008 the Southern African Development Community Parliamentary Forum (SADC PF) and the Institute for Security Studies (ISS) concluded a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) which sets forth the terms of cooperation between the two institutions in relation to parliamentary professional development, capacity building and oversight of the security sector governance.

SADC PF Secretary General Dr Kasuka Mutukwa and the ISS Executive Director Dr Jakkie Cilliers signed the MOU (picture).

 



 

In terms of the MOU, the SADC PF and the ISS agree to provide capacity building and training for relevant parliamentary committees, parliamentarians and support staff about the workings of the security sector and the development of national security and defence policies, among other things.

 

For more information, please contact Sabelo Gumedze

 

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