West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU)

West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU)

note- also known as Union Economique et Monetaire Ouest Africaine (UEMOA)
Established- 1 August 1994
Aim- to increase competitiveness of members' economic markets; to create a common market
Members- (8) Benin, Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Niger, Senegal, Togo