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Zimbabwe*

General Country Information
Capital: Harare
Population: 12,973,808
Form of Government: Presidential

Telephone and Internet Communications in real numbers
Telephone - main lines: 30
1,600 (2012)
Telephone - mobile:
12.614 million (2012)
Internet hosts:
30,615 (2012)
Internet users:
1.423 million (2009)

Country Ranking
DOI* 2005/2006:
0.16
World Rank 2005/2006: 157

*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:
 
Federation of Organisations of Disabled People in Zimbabwe (FODPEZ)
Joshua T. Malinga
PO Box 1952
Bulawayo
Zimbabwe
Email: khupe2002@yahoo.com
Tel: +263-9-74426
Fax: +263-9-68023

National Council of Disabled Persons of Zimbabwe (NCDPZ)
P O Box 1952
Bulawayo
Zimbabwe
Email: ncdzim@mweb.co.zw   
Tel: +263-9-214426
Fax: +263-9-208023

Zimbabwe National Association of the Deaf (ZIMNAD)
Box 661043 Kopje
Harare
Zimbabwe
Email: zimnada@gmail.com; zimnada@yahoo.com
Tel: +263-4-2932480/1