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El Salvador*

General Country Information
Capital: San Salvador
Population:
6,052,064 (July 2010)
Form of Government: Presidential Republic

Telephone and Internet Communications in real numbers
Telephone - main lines:
1.077 million (2008)
Telephone - mobile:
6.951 million (2008)
Internet hosts:

Country Ranking
DOI* 2005/2006: 0.40
World Rank 2005/2006: 95

*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
Plan of Action of the National Politic of Equalization of Opportunities for Persons with Disability (2002)
Disability Policy Website

Disability Organizations and Contact Information:

Association of Blind People in El Salvador
El Salvador
Email: rubidiacornejo@yahoo.es
Tel: +503-2225-2727

Association of Bone-Marrow Impaired of El Salvador
El Salvador
Email: almes1997@yahoo.com
Tel: +503-2286-0222

Association of El Salvadorians Injured in War
Colonia Costa Rica Avenida Irazú #181,
San Salvador
El Salvador
Email: oserrano@alges.org.sv
Tel: +503-2225-5726

Funda
ción Sendas
Residencial Casa Verde I, No. 16, Street Topaz and Racecourse Road
Santa Tecla, La Libertad
El Salvador
http://www.fundasendas.org/index.php
Email: fundasendas@fundasendas.org
Tel: +503-7988-0741

Fundación Teleton Pro-Rehabilitacion
El Salvador
http://www.funter.org.sv
Email: info@funter.org.sv
Tel: +503-2289-0868

Independiente Pro Rehabilitación Integral (ACOGIPRI) - DPI National Assembly
Eileen Giron Bartes
Colonia y Calle Centroamerica,
Pasaje 11, no. 202
San Salvador
El Salvador
Email: acogipri@integra.com.sv
Tel: +503-2226-4843 / +503-2556-0746   
Fax: +503-2235-
6940