WORLD OPENNESS TREND
Real-time monitoring of the World Openness Score.
As a real-time barometer of the state of mobility around the world, the World Openness Score highlights the variations in friction for human travel over time. While the World Openness Score was increasing at a steady annual rate of 4% prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, it dropped by 65% to its lowest-ever score by May 2020 — a time when the world was as closed as it had ever been.
While the worst might just be over (until next global crisis), a new momentum of global mobility is well underway. How open can the world become for travel?
在2017年，阿联酋宣布了一个远大的目标 - 想在2021年前其护照实力能晋升世界前五。追求最高，最大，最好的目标是铭刻于他们的DNA。尽管阿联酋护照已经是湾区国家中实力最强，但是其实它在世界范围内还是有很大的提升空间。