Economic Community of the Great Lakes Countries (CEPGL)

Economic Community of the Great Lakes Countries (CEPGL)

note- acronym from Communaute Economique des Pays des Grands Lacs
Established- 20 September 1976
Aim- to promote regional economic cooperation and integration
Members- (3) Burundi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda; note - organization collapsed because of fighting in 1998; reactivated in 2006