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Treaty on the West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU)

Host Institution West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) Members Contracting Parties/Signatories
Dates Modified: January 29, 2003 Entry into force: August 1, 1994 Adopted: January 10, 1994 [ Dakar ] Subject Matter Competition, Traditional Cultural Expressions, Industrial Property Notes IP provisions: Articles 76 (c), 79, Section III/Paragraph 4
Annex articles 2, 6, 10, 11 and 28
Available Texts Treaty Text (2 Texts) Treaty Text (2 Texts) Modified Treaty on the West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) Dates Date of Text: January 29, 2003 Available Texts French  Traité modifié de l'Union Economique et Monétaire Ouest Africaine (UEMOA)  PDF

Treaty on the West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) Dates Entry into force: August 1, 1994 Date of Text: January 10, 1994 Available Texts French  Traité de l'Union Economique et Monétaire Ouest-Africaine (UEMOA) (Texte authentique)  PDF