Mobility: Morocco gains 6 places in the ranking of the most powerful passports in the world

It offers the possibility for Moroccans to travel to 70 countries without a visa or with a visa on arrival Morocco improves its rank in the world ranking of the most powerful passports. He is currently 63rd while in March he occupied the 69th position. Thus, Moroccan citizens can visit with their passport 70 countries without a visa or with a visa on arrival (28 countries without a visa and 40 countries with a visa on arrival). Visa is required for 128 countries. The current ranking includes 91 ranks. Note that a rank includes all the countries with the same mobility score. Morocco is still below the general mobility average. At the top of the podium, the United Arab Emirates with access to 168 countries without a visa or with a visa issued on arrival (115 countries without a visa and 53 countries with a visa on arrival). The visa is thus required for only 30 countries. In second place are 10 countries, namely Germany, Sweden, Finland, Spain, France, Italy, the Netherlands, Austria, Luxembourg and South Korea. Nationals of these countries can travel to 164 countries without a visa or with a visa issued on arrival. In 3rd place in the world, there are 8 countries: Denmark, Belgium, Portugal, Switzerland, Japan, Poland, Ireland and the United States with mobility from 163 countries. Eight countries rank fourth in the world, namely Greece, Hungary, the United Kingdom, New Zealand and Australia. The mobility score for these countries is 162. Note that 3 countries are in 5th place, namely Singapore, Lithuania and Canada with a total of 161 destinations. At the bottom of the ranking are Syria and Iraq (90th) with only 37 destinations and Afghanistan in last place (91st) with 35 destinations. This new ranking shows that not all passports are equal and that huge disparities persist between countries when it comes to freedom of travel. The gap continues to widen between rich and poor countries. Remember that to achieve its global ranking, the Henley Passport Index is based on exclusive data from the International Air Transport Association (IATA).