G3ict: The Global Initiative for Inclusive ICTs
Find Us: FacebookTwitterLinkedInFlickrRSS Share:
Search | Site Map | Contact
You're currently not logged in. Login | Register
Home  »  Resource Center  »  Country Profiles  »  Country Profile - Georgia



Georgia*

General Country Information
Capital: Tbilisi
Population:
4,600,825 (July 2010 est.)
Form of Government: Unitary, Semi-presidential Republic

Telephone and Internet Communications in real numbers
Telephone - main lines:
618,000 (2008)
Telephone - mobile:
2.755 million (2008)
Internet hosts: 104,243 (2009)
Internet users: 1.024 million (2008)

Country Ranking
DOI* 2005/2006: 0.41
World Rank 2005/2006:88

*The Digital Opportunity Index (DOI) evaluates the opportunity, infrastructure and utilization of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) worldwide and was created by the Korea Agency for Digital Opportunity and Promotion (KADO) and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). The DOI is based on a scale of 0-1, where 1 is ideal, and the World Rank is taken into consideration out of 181 countries, based on the DOI.

» National Disability Action Plan
Action Plan 2010-2012 on Social Integration of Persons with Disabilities
Dr Davit Narmania, The Institutional Framework for Long -Term Social Care Benefits. National Report. Georgia, Tbilisi, January 2011

» Country Statement by Georgia at the 8th United Nations Conference of States Parties | Download

» Disability Organizations and Contact Information:

Association "Anika" - Indipendent Living Center
#136 Tsotne dadiani street
Tbilisi
Georgia
http://disability.ge
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Association-Anika-/185025334843580?sk=info
Email: geo_anika@yahoo.com
Tel: +995-32-44-55-03 / 36 / 91

Association of Disabled Women and Mothers of Disabled Children
51 Rustaveli Street
Zugdidi 1700
Georgia
Email: madonna_k@gol.ge
Tel: +995-8315-5-01-39 / +995-77-45-45-88

Federation of Women of Georgia
II-Cvartal, Building VII
12, Vazha Pshavela Ave.
Tbilisi
Georgia
Email: qolga@front.ru
Tel: +995-99-54-92-84 / +995-93-99-02-67
Fax: +995-331-9-30-32

House of Children's Harmonious Development
24 Javaridze St.
Tbilisi 0179
Georgia
Email: hchd@posta.ge
Tel: +995-32-30-2008 / +995-99-56-1144
Fax: +995-32-30-2008

Union of the Blind in Georgia
Bochorma Street 23
Tbilisi 380044
Georgia
Email: unblge@hotmail.com
Tel: +995-32-790-022
Fax: +995-32-773-831

Union of the Deaf of Georgia
6, Mayakovsky str.
Tbilisi 0112
Georgia
Email: geodeaf@mail.ru
Tel: +995-32-341621
Fax: +995-32-910667