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Lithuania*

General Country Information
Capital: Vilnius
Population: 3,545,319 (July 2010)
Form of Government: Semi-presidential Republic

Telephone and Internet Communications in real numbers
Telephone - main lines: 784,900 (2008)
Telephone - mobile: 5.022 million (2008)
Internet hosts: 885,064 (2009)
Internet users: 1.777 million (2008)

Country Ranking
DOI* 2005/2006: 0.61
World Rank 2005/2006: 33

*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
National Program on Social Integration for People with Disabilities (2003-2012)
Disability Policy Website

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

» Disability Organizations and Contact Information:

Lithuanian Association of the Blind and Visually Handicapped (LASS)
Labdario 7/11
Vilnius, 01120
Lithuania
http://www.lass.lt
Email:
centras@lass.lt
Tel: +370-5-262-4866+370-5-262-4866
Fax: +370-5-212-1464

Lithuanian Deaf Association
Sv Kazimiero Street 3
Vilnius, 2600
Lithuania
http://www.lkd.lt
Email: centras@lkd.lt
Tel: +370-2-0122-628-115 / +370-2-615-593
Fax: +370-5-212-04-93