The Palestinian Information Technology Association of Companies

PITA is the voice of the information, communication, technology and startup companies in Palestine. Our reach is global, and we invite you to connect with our community. Come discover the world of opportunities awaiting you in Palestine today.

Latest News

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The Ministry of Education and Higher Education, in partnership with the Palestinian Information Systems Association (PITA), held a workshop on cooperation in digitizing education. The workshop … Read More

A high level delegation from the Supreme Council for Creativity and Excellence visited the Gaza Strip. A panel discussion was held with some representatives of the institutions to … Read More

A meeting was held between the Information Systems Union (PITA) and the Ministry of Education and Higher Education. The digitization program and the Palestinian Information … Read More

Fast Facts

Here’s some facts and statistics about ICT companies in Palestine

+250

ICT Company

+120

ICT Sector

$500,000,000

Market Size

12%

Palestinian GDP

PITA Strategy

PITA works in four ICT areas, and can provide the following services

Training and Consulting

PITA needs to lobby NGO’s (local and international) to coordinate their activities with PITA. PITA currently has not been sufficiently engaged with ICT projects providing services to the sector in Gaza.

Software

PITA should work to change policies and laws. Example, Investment encouragement law cannot be applied on ICT investment due to the low investment cost of such businesses

Hardware

PITA to advocate with local NGO’s to overlook the certificate of origin which cannot be provided at the moment as most of the equipment in Gaza are brought through the tunnels from Egypt.

Telecommunication

Re-build PITA image to stand on equal distance from all. Work on up lifting PITA image and work on putting PITA back as an address for the ICT private sector.