West Africa Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA)
|Countries Involved:||Benin, Burkina Faso, Cote D'Ivoire, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Niger, Senegal, Togo,|
|Area of Cooperation:||Economics|
UEMOA aims to establish economic integration amongst countries that share a common currency, - the CFA franc. It is both a customs and monetary union between members of ECOWAS. UEMOA seeks to increase economic competitiveness, unify macroeconomic policies, create a common market, coordinate sectoral policies and harmonize fiscal policies.