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Morocco*

General Country Information
Capital: Rabat
Population: 31,627,428 (July 2010)
Form of Government: Constitutional Monarchy

Telephone and Internet Communications in real numbers
Telephone - main lines: 2.991 million (2008)
Telephone - mobile: 22.816 million (2008)
Internet hosts: 276,521 (2009)
Internet users: 10.3 million (2008)

Country Ranking
DOI* 2005/2006: .47
World Rank 2005/2006: 68

*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.

Disability Organizations and Contact Information:

Amicale Marocaine des Handicapés (AMH) - DPI National Assembly
77, Boulevard 9 Avril,
Quartier palmier
B.P. 5369
Casablanca, Morocco
http://www.amh.ma
Email: khadri5@gmail.com
Tel: +212-22-985051 / +212-22-985052 / 53
Fax: +212-22-259430

Association Marocaine pour le Réadaptation des Déficients Visuels (Moroccan Association for the Rehabilitation of the Visually Impaired)
P.O. Box 15140 Casa Principal
Casablanca
Morocco
http://www.amardev.org
Email: contact@amardev.org
Tel: +212-61-59-4422
Fax: +212-22-36-7319

Association Marocaine des Sourds
BP 2057, Kissarat Kabbaj
Fes, 30 000
Morocco
http://www.fmsourds.org/
Tel: +212-62-102-415
TTY: +212-62-102-415
Fax: +212-35-930-507

Association Marocaine des Déficients Moteurs (Moroccan Association of Persons with Motor Disabilities)
22 rue Zemmour Mabella
Rabat Souisssi 5063
Morocco
http://www.tanmia.ma
Email: amdm_handicap@hotmail.com
Tel: +212-3-775-4752
Fax: +212-0-775-4752

Organisation Alaouite pour la Protection des Aveugles au Maroc
Rue Houssine 1er
BP 369, Rabat
Morocco
Email: oapam@menara.com / med.ezzaoui@gmail.com
Tel: +212-37-747-594
Fax: +212-37-707-43