No. Full title Short title Type Status Parties Date of signature Date of entry into force Termination date Text
1 Turkey - Benin BIT (2013) BITs Signed (not in force) Turkey 11/12/2013
2 Benin - United Arab Emirates BIT (2013) BITs Signed (not in force) United Arab Emirates 04/03/2013 Full text: en
3 Benin - Canada BIT (2013) BITs In force Canada 09/01/2013 12/05/2014 Full text: en
4 Benin - Kuwait BIT (2008) BITs In force Kuwait 08/06/2008 03/05/2012
5 Benin - Lebanon BIT (2004) BITs Signed (not in force) Lebanon 15/06/2004 Full text: fr
6 Benin - Morocco BIT (2004) BITs Signed (not in force) Morocco 15/06/2004 Full text: fr
7 Benin - China BIT (2004) BITs Signed (not in force) China 18/02/2004 Full text: en
8 Benin - Netherlands BIT (2001) BITs In force Netherlands 13/12/2001 15/12/2007 Full text: fr
9 BLEU (Belgium-Luxembourg Economic Union) - Benin BIT (2001) BITs In force BLEU (Belgium-Luxembourg Economic Union) 18/05/2001 30/08/2007 Full text: fr
10 Benin - Chad BIT (2001) BITs Signed (not in force) Chad 18/05/2001 Full text: fr
11 Benin - Mauritius BIT (2001) BITs Signed (not in force) Mauritius 18/05/2001 Full text: fr
12 Benin - Burkina Faso BIT (2001) BITs In force Burkina Faso 18/05/2001 18/08/2003 Full text: fr
13 Benin - Ghana BIT (2001) BITs Signed (not in force) Ghana 18/05/2001 Full text: en
14 Benin - Guinea BIT (2001) BITs Signed (not in force) Guinea 18/05/2001
15 Benin - Mali BIT (2001) BITs Signed (not in force) Mali 18/05/2001 Full text: fr
16 Benin - United Kingdom BIT (1987) BITs In force United Kingdom 27/11/1987 27/11/1987 Full text: en | fr
17 Benin - Germany BIT (1978) BITs In force Germany 29/06/1978 18/07/1985 Full text: en
18 Benin - Switzerland BIT (1966) BITs In force Switzerland 20/04/1966 06/10/1973 Full text: fr
No. Full title Short title Type Status Parties Date of signature Date of entry into force Termination date Text
1 Trade and Investment Framework Agreement between the Government of the United States of America and the Economic Community of West African States ECOWAS - US TIFA (2014) TIPs Signed (not in force) United States of America 05/08/2014 Full text: en | fr | pt
2 Supplementary Act A/SA.3/12/08 Adopting Community Rules on Investment and the Modalities for their Implementation with ECOWAS ECOWAS Supplementary Act on Investments TIPs In force 19/12/2008 19/01/2009 Full text: en
3 ECOWAS Energy Protocol ECOWAS Energy Protocol TIPs Signed (not in force) 31/01/2003 Full text: en
4 Agreement Between the Government of the United States of America and the West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) Concerning the Development of Trade and Investment Relations US-WAEMU TIFA TIPs In force United States of America 24/04/2002 24/04/2002 Full text: en
5 Partnership Agreement between the Members of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States of the One Part, and the European Community and Its Member States, of the Other Part Cotonou Agreement (2000) TIPs In force EU (European Union) 23/06/2000 01/04/2003 Full text: en
6 Treaty Establishing the West African Economic and Monetary Union WAEMU Treaty TIPs In force 10/01/1994 01/08/1994 Full text: fr
7 Revised Treaty of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Revised ECOWAS Treaty TIPs In force 24/07/1993 23/08/1995 Full text: en
8 Treaty Establishing the African Economic Community/African Union AU Treaty TIPs In force 03/06/1991 12/05/1994 Full text: en
9 Agreement on Promotion, Protection and Guarantee of Investments amongst the Member States of the Organization of the Islamic Conference OIC Investment Agreement (1981) TIPs In force 05/06/1981 02-1988 Full text: en
10 Treaty Establishing the Economic Community of West African States - Protocol A/P1/5/79 on Free Movement of Persons, Right of Residence and Establishment ECOWAS Protocol on Movement of Persons and Establishment TIPs In force 29/05/1979 08/04/1980 Full text: en
11 Treaty Establishing the Economic Community of West African States ECOWAS Treaty TIPs Terminated 28/05/1975 20/06/1975 23/08/1995 Full text: en
No. Short title Date of adoption Level Type Files
1 Benin Model BIT 2002 2002 National Model agreements Full text: fr
2 TRIPS 1994 Multilateral Intergovernmental agreements Full text: en | fr | es
3 TRIMS 1994 Multilateral Intergovernmental agreements Full text: en | fr | es
4 Islamic Corporation for the Insurance of Investment Credit 1992 Regional/Plurilateral Intergovernmental agreements Full text: en
5 MIGA Convention 1985 Multilateral Intergovernmental agreements Full text: en | fr | es
6 New York Convention 1958 Multilateral Intergovernmental agreements Full text: en | fr | es
7 ICSID Convention 1965 Multilateral Intergovernmental agreements Full text: en | fr | es
8 Fifth Protocol to GATS 1997 Multilateral Intergovernmental agreements Full text: en | fr | es
9 Fourth Protocol to GATS 1997 Multilateral Intergovernmental agreements Full text: en | fr | es
10 GATS 1994 Multilateral Intergovernmental agreements Full text: en | fr | es
11 UN Code of Conduct on Transnational Corporations 1983 Multilateral Draft instruments Full text: en | fr | es
12 Doha Declaration 2001 Multilateral Guidelines, principles, resolutions and similar Full text: en | fr | es
13 World Bank Investment Guidelines 1992 Multilateral Guidelines, principles, resolutions and similar Full text: en
14 ILO Tripartite Declaration on Multinational Enterprises 2000 Multilateral Guidelines, principles, resolutions and similar Full text: en
15 ILO Tripartite Declaration on Multinational Enterprises 2006 Multilateral Guidelines, principles, resolutions and similar Full text: en
16 ILO Tripartite Declaration on Multinational Enterprises 1977 Multilateral Guidelines, principles, resolutions and similar Full text: en | fr | es
17 Singapore Ministerial Declaration 1996 Multilateral Guidelines, principles, resolutions and similar Full text: en | fr | es
18 UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights 2011 Multilateral Guidelines, principles, resolutions and similar Full text: en
19 Permanent Sovereignty UN Resolution 1962 Multilateral Guidelines, principles, resolutions and similar Full text: en | fr | es
20 New International Economic Order UN Resolution 1974 Multilateral Guidelines, principles, resolutions and similar Full text: en | fr | es
21 Charter of Economic Rights and Duties of States 1974 Multilateral Guidelines, principles, resolutions and similar Full text: en | fr | es