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Macedonia (FYROM)*

General Country Information
Capital: Skopje
Population: 2,072,086 (July 2010)
Form of Government: Parliamentary Republic

Telephone and Internet Communications in real numbers
Telephone - main lines: 457,100 (2008)
Telephone - mobile: 2.502 million (2008)
Internet hosts: 57,763 (2009)
Internet users: 847,900 (2008)

Country Ranking
DOI* 2005/2006: 0.47
World Rank 2005/2006: 67

*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 Strategy on Achieving Equal Rights for the Persons with Disabilities in the Republic of Macedonia (2010 – 2018)
Disability Policy Website

Disability Organizations and Contact Information:

Association of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Persons of Macedonia
11 Oktomvri, 42a
1000 Skopje
Republic of Macedonia
Email: sgnm@mt.net.mk
Tel: +389-2-228106                  
Fax: +359-2-228106

Open the Windows
Blvd. Partizanski Odredi 62/2-29
1000 Skopje
Macedonia
http://www.openthewindows.org
Email: contact@openthewindows.org
Tel: +389-2-3068630     
Fax: +389-2-3068630

National Council of Organizations of People With Disabilities of Macedonia
11 Oktomvri 42a
1000 Skopje
Macedonia
http://www.nsiom.org.mk/index_en.aspx
Email: ziom@mt.net.mk
Tel: +389-2-3165526     

Polio Plus Organization - DPI National Assembly
Zvonko Shavreski
Avnoj 64/2
1000 Skopje
Macedonia
http://www.polioplus.org.mk
Email: polioplus@polioplus.org.mk

Tel: +389-2-329-8327
Fax: +389-2-329-8328