Past eventResearch Event

Community of Insecurity: SADC's Struggle for Peace and Security in Southern Africa

23 March 2012 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Chatham House, London


Dr Laurie Nathan, Director, Centre for Mediation, University of Pretoria, South Africa
Discussant: Dr Knox Chitiyo, Associate Fellow, Africa Programme, Chatham House



At the launch of his new book, which analyses the regional security arrangements of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), Dr Laurie Nathan will discuss the evolution and viability of these arrangements and their effectiveness. He will consider security in the region in the context of individual member states, and their values and perspectives on sovereignty, with particular reference to the suspension of the SADC Tribunal.