Investment facilitation digital monitors

We propose a number of tools so governments can benchmark their digital single windows and information portals, and assess their readiness for different investment facilitation agreements.
Global Enterprise Registration

The best business registration sites are single windows that provide one online application for all mandatory registrations, easy digital payment and certificates confirming successful registrations. At a minimum, users need informational websites that explain the mandatory steps to register their businesses, links to necessary downloadable forms, legal justifications for the required steps, and a contact point for questions and complaints.

The GER green dot rating system indicates which countries’ websites provide these basics, so entrepreneurs can process their applications online (single windows) or at least know what to do, why to do it, and how to do it (information portals).

Countries can compare themselves to others and see what more is required to achieve a top score for an investment facilitation single windows and information portals.

Investment facilitation digital monitors

The implementation of investment facilitation agreements involves a needs assessment of member countries’ digital single windows and information portals. Based on the methodology of, we have developed agreement-specific monitors that enable countries to self-assess their digital single windows and information portals in line with the requirements of relevant investment facilitation agreements.


Association of South Eastern Asian Nations (ASEAN) Investment Facilitation Framework

Regions in development:

Union Economique et Monétaire Ouest Africaine (UMEOA)

Southern Africa Customs Union (SACU)