The official website of the Central Bank of West African States. It contains financial information, information on banking and the financial system, integration projects, WAMU (the West African Monetary Union), and the institution itself. Readers can get access to regular publications, special publications, studies and research links. ... [editors EconBiz]
The objective of the AACB is
* to promote co-operation in the monetary, banking and financial spheres in the African region;
* to assist in the formulation of guidelines;
* to help strengthening all efforts aimed at bringing about and maintaining price stability and financial stability;
* to envisage the advent of a single currency and a common central bank in Africa. ... [according to site editor's information]
The reason for the establishment of the Committee of Central Bank Governors was the need for a specialised body in SADC to promote and achieve closer co-operation among central banks within the Community. The activities of the Committee are mainly focused on assisting central bank Governors and officials in gaining a better knowledge and insight into each other's economies and monetary policies.
Some documents and statistics are downloadable. ... [according to site editor's information]