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Austria*

General Country Information
Capital: Vienna
Population: 8,214,160 (July 2010)
Form of Government: Federal Parliamentary Republic

Telephone and Internet Communications in real numbers
Telephone - main lines: 3.285 million (2008)
Telephone - mobile: 10.816 million (2008)
Internet hosts: 2.992 million (2009)
Internet users: 5.937 million (2008)

Country Ranking
DOI* 2005/2006: 0.66
World Rank 2005/2006: 18

*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
Council of Europe Disability Action Plan (2006
2015)
http://www.coe.int/t/e/social_cohesion/soc-sp/Rec_2006_5%20Disability%20Action%20Plan.pdf

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

» Disability Organizations and Contact Information:

Allgemeine Unfallversicherungsanstalt (AUVA) (National Member Organization of Rehabilitation International)
Office for International Relations and Conferences
Adalbert Stifter-Strasse 65
Vienna A-1200
Austria
http://www.auva.at
Tel: +43-1-33-111-0+43-1-33-111-0
Fax: +43-1-33-111-855

Bizeps (Biceps Center for Independent Living)
Sch
önngasse 15-17/4, 1020 Vienna
Austria
http://www.bizeps.or.at
Email: office@bizeps.or.at
Telephone: +43-1-523-8921+43-1-523-8921
Fax: +43-1-523-892-120

Licht Fur Die Welt
A-1120 Vienna, Niederhofstr. 26
Austria
http://www.licht-fuer-die-welt.at
Email: info@licht-fuer-die-welt.at
Tel: +43-1-810-1300+43-1-810-1300

Österreichische Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Rehabilitation (OEAR) (Austrian National Council of Disabled Persons)
Stubenring 2/1/4
Vienna A-1010
Austria
http://www.oear.or.at
Email: dachverband@oear.or.at
Tel: +43-1-513-1533+43-1-513-1533
Fax: +43-1-513-1533-150

Österreichischen Gehörlosenbund (Austrian Federation for the Deaf)
Postfach 30, Waldgasse 13/2,
A-1100 Vienna, Austria
http://www.oeglb.at
Email: info@oeglb.at
Tel: +43-01-6030-853+43-01-6030-853
Fax: +43-01-6023-459

Zero Project - Essl Foundation
Michael Fembek,
Head of Project
http://www.zeroproject.org
Email: m.fembek@zeroproject.org
Tel: +43-2243-4109149+43-2243-4109149