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Honduras*

General Country Information
Capital: Tegucigalpa
Population: 7,465,998 (2009)
Form of Government: Constitutional Republic

Telephone and Internet Communications in real numbers
Telephone - main lines: 825,800 (2008)
Telephone - mobile: 6.11 million (2008)
Internet hosts: 15,691 (2009)
Internet users: 658,500 (2008)

Country Ranking
DOI* 2005/2006: 0.27
World Rank 2005/2006: 130

*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:

Asociación Nacional de Discapacitados de Honduras (ANADISH) ”Todos somos uno” - DPI National Assembly
Dayana Martinez Burke
Col. San Angel Bloque 17 Casa 3
Tegucigalpa
Honduras
Email: dayanahn@yahoo.com
Tel: +504-228-1877 / +504-230-0448     
Fax: +504-228-1877

Asociación Nacional de Sordos de Honduras
Col. Ranch Amid, sector 2,
Block 24, House 3821 (ref Pulpería Tela)
Tegucigalpa
Honduras
Email: anshhnd@yahoo.com
Tel: +504-255-4592             
Fax: +504-255-2533

Centro de Rehabilitación para Ciegos 'Luis Braille'
Dirección postal: Col. Villaflorencia
9 Ave.21 calle. C. A.
Apartado postal: 1158
San Pedro Sula
Honduras
Email: creci@sigmanet.hn
Tel/Fax: +504-557-3609             

Iglesia de Sordos Nueva Vida (Deaf Church of New Life)
Col Neuva Esperanza Contiguo
Escuela Tomas Alvarez Dolmo
Codigo
Honduras
Email: padilla_1977@hotmail.com

Instituto Franciscano de Capacitación al No Vidente (INFRACNOVI)
Colonia Mayangle
última calle, casa #4683
Tegucigalpa
Honduras
Email: infracnovi@sigmanet.hn
Tel: +504-227-0926
Fax: +504-227-9441

Ministerios Sordos de Nueva Vida (New Life Deaf Ministry)
Honduras Address via Miami, FL (for general correspondence -- letters only):
TGU 0005
P.O. Box 02-5387
Miami, FL 33102-5387
United States of America
http://www.nldm.org
Email: christyhn@yahoo.com
Tel: +504-238-1147

Unión Nacional de Ciegos de Honduras (UNCIH)
Dirección postal: Colonia 21 de octubre
Sector 9. Casa 13
Tegucigalpa
Honduras
Email: uncih@sdnhon.org.hn
Tel: +504-38-50-93
Fax: +504-38-24-68