Palestine

  • Population N/A
  • Area (km2) N/A
  • GDP per capita (USD) N/A
  • TPES (Mtoe) N/A
  • Energy intensity
    (toe/103 2010 USD)
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  • CO2 emissions - energy (MtCO2) N/A
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Palestine’s overall risk level against
the assessed areas is moderate.

While there are some improvements in Palestine’s performance compared to 2019, further steps must be taken to build on the work done. Particular attention should be given to strengthening respect for property rights.

risk level

Among the three risks covered by EIRA, discrimination between foreign and domestic investors is lower compared to unpredictable policy and regulatory change and breach of State obligations.
  • 56%
    Unpredictable policy and regulatory changes
  • 48%
    Discrimination between foreign and domestic investors
  • 58%
    Breach of state obligations

indicator performance

Palestine's performance is moderate on three indicators, and it is low on one. It has scored 57 on the indicator regulatory environment and investment conditions, and 56 on management of decisionmaking processes. On rule of law, its score is 43. Its performance on the indicator foresight of policy and regulatory change has improved by six points and stands at 34.

Sub-indicator performance

On a more detailed level, Palestine’s overall sub-indicator performance is moderate. The highest-scoring sub-indicator is restrictions on FDI with a good score of 70. It has maintained the scores from last year on the sub-indicators institutional governance (69), management and settlement of investor-State disputes (60), and regulatory effectiveness (44). On transparency, its score has increased by a point and stands at 42. Its score has improved by 13 points on the sub-indicator robustness of policy goals and commitments and is now 38. It has a score of 31 on the sub-indicator communication of vision and policies. Respect for property rights continues to be the lowest-scoring sub-indicator at 25.