What is West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU)?
West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) meaning
| 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
reference: The World Factbook 2017. Washington, DC: Central Intelligence Agency, 2017. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html