Aim and Objectives of the SMC
To achieve an optimum degree of maritime military
co-operation in the Southern African region within the
aims and objectives of the ISDSC.
- The provision of mutual maritime security in
order to ensure the freedom of sea lines of
- The development and maintenance of maritime
capability in the region.
- The development of maritime capacity to meet
contingencies that require quick response.
- A reputable, efficient and responsive enabler of
regional integration and sustainable development.