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Miembros Nacionales de Europa

Regional Office-European Blind Union

EBU Central Office
6 rue Gager-Gabillot
75015 Paris, France
Web: www.euroblind.org

Regional President: Wolfgang Angermann, Germany
 
E-mail: ebupresident@euroblind.org

International Contact: Mokrane Boussaid, Executive Director
Phone: +33 1 47 05 38 20
Fax: +33 1 47 05 38 21
E-mail: ebu@euroblind.org

Albania

Albanian Blind Association
Rruga Nikolla Lena Nr 62
Tirana, Albania
 
Contact: Sinan Tafaj, President
Phone: +355-42-274 1727
Fax: +355-4259-611

Armenia

Armenian Association of the Blind
18 Isahakyan St.
Yerevan 375025, Armenia
 
Contact: Abel Hakobyan, President
Phone: 374-1-560-521 / 374-1-561-973
Fax: 374-1-582-266 / 374-1-151-795

Austria

Austrian Federation of the Blind and Partially Sighted
Blinden- und Sehbehindertenverband  Österreichischer (BSVÖ)
Hietzinger Kai 85/DG
1130 Vienna, Austria
 
Contact: Dr. Markus Wolf, President
Phone: +43-1-982-75-84-200
Fax: +43-1-982-75-84-209

Azerbaijan

Azerbaidzhan Blind and Visually Impaired Society (ABVIS)
Faik Yusifov Street 40
Baku 370052, Azerbaidzhan
 
Contact: Semiar Abdullayev, President
Phone: 994-12-640-919 / 647-011

Belarus

Belorussian Association of the Visually Handicapped
7 Amuratorskaya Str.
Minsk 220004, Belarus
 
Contact: Oleg Chepel, Chairman
Phone: 375-172-23-25-06
Fax: 375-172-26-64-40

Belgium

Ligue Braille/ Brailleliga
Rue d'Angleterre 57
1060 Bruxelles, Belgium
 
Contact: Ronald Vrydag, Department Director
Phone: 32-2-533 32 11
Fax: 32-2-537 64 26

Bosnia-Herzegovina

Blind Persons Association for Bosnia and Herzegovina
Lukavicka cesta. 2
71000 Sarajevo
Bosnia-Herzegovina
 
Contact: Risto Nišic, Secretary General
Phone: 387-33-465-815
Fax: 387-33-465-815

Bulgaria

Union of the Blind of Bulgaria – Central Board
172, Nishka Str.
Sofia 1309, Republic of Bulgaria

Contact 1: Mr. Vasil Trifonov Dolapchiev, President
Phone: +359-2-812-7050
Fax: +359-2-812-7049
E-mail: ssb.sofia@abv.bg

Contact 2: Mr. Kevork Kabzamalyan, Head Int’l Relations Dpt.
Phone: +359-2-812 7030
Fax: +359-2-812 7029

Croatia

Croatian Blind Union
Draskoviceva 80/IV, POB 736
Zagreb 100000, Croatia
 
Contact: Vojin Peric, President
Phone: 385-1-4812-501 / 385-1-4811-232
Fax: 385-1-4812-507

Cyprus

Pancyprian Organization of the Blind
PO Box 23511
1684 Nicosia, Cyprus
 
Contact: Christakis Nicolaides, President
Phone: 357-22-813383
Fax: 357-22-495395

Czech Republic

Czech Blind United (SONS)
Krakovska 21
110 00 Praha 1, Czech Republic
 
Contact: Václav Polásek, President
Phone: +420-603-545-378 
Fax: +420-221-462-461
E-mail: polasek@sons.cz

Contact 2: Dr. Rudolf Volejnik, Vice President
Phone: 420-221-462-469

Denmark

Danish Association of the Blind
Dansk Blindesamfund (DBF)
Thoravej 35
Copenhagen NV 2400, Denmark
 
Contact: Thorkild Olesen, President
Phone: 45-38-14-88-44
Fax: 45-38-14-88-00

Estonia

Estonian Federation of the Blind
Lai 9
Tallinn 10133, Estonia
 
Contact: Eero Tõniste, Chairman
Phone: 372-6411-972
Fax: 372-6411-831

Finland

Finnish Federation of the Visually Impaired
P.O.Box 61
Iiris 00030, Finland
 
Contact: Timo Kuoppala, International Affairs
Phone: 358-9-396-041
Fax: 358-9-396-4625

France

Confédération Française pour la Promotion Sociale des Aveugles et Amblyopes (CFPSAA)
45 Rue Gager-Gabillot
75015 Paris, France
 
Contact: Edouard Ferrero, President
Phone: +33-1-53-10-91-71

Georgia

Union of the Blind in Georgia
Bochorma Street 23
Tbilisi 380044, Georgia
 
Contact: Fridon Lobjanidze, President
Phone: 995-32-790-022
Fax: 995-32-773-831

Germany

Deutscher Blinden- und Sehbehindertenverband e.V. (DBSV)
German Federation of the Blind and Partially Sighted
Rungestr. 19
10179 Berlin, Germany
 
Contact: Renate Reymann, President
International Liaison: Jessica Schroeder
Phone: 49-30-2853-8712
Fax: 49-30-38-53-8720

Greece

Lighthouse for the Blind of Greece
17 Athinas Street, Kallithea
Athens 17673, Greece

Contact: Mrs. Dimitra Asideri, President
Phone: 30-210-94-15-222
Fax: 30-210-94-15-271
E-mail: info@fte.org.gr
Web: www.fte.org.gr

Panhellenic Association of the Blind
31 Veranzerou Street
Athens 10432, Greece

Contact 1: Ilias Margiolas
Contact 2: Yannis Vardakastanis
Phone: 30-210-524-5001 ex. 138
Fax: 30-210-522-2112
E-mail: pab@otenet.gr
Web: www.pst.gr​

Hungary

Hungarian Federation of the Blind and Partially Sighted
Magyar Vakok és Gyengénlátók Országos Szövetsége (MVGYOSZ)
Hermina Ut 47
Budapest H-1146, Hungary
 
Contact 1: Dr. Sándor Nagy, President
Contact 2: Attila Ollé, Coordinator International Affairs
Phone: +36-1-384-8440
Fax: +36-1-384-5028

Iceland

Blindrafelagid - Icelandic Organization of the Visually Impaired (BIOVI)
Hamrahlid 17
Reykjavik IS 105, Iceland
 
Contact 1: Kristinn Halldór Einarsson, Chairman
Contact 2: Marjakaisa Matthíasson, International Officer
Phone: +354-525-0000
Fax: +354-525-0001

Ireland

National Council for the Blind of Ireland (NCBI)
Whitworth Road, Drumcondra
Dublin 9, Ireland
 
Contact: Chris White, Chief Executive Officer
Phone: 353-1-830-7033
Fax: 353-1-830-7787

Israel

The Center for the Blind in Israel
10 David Hachmi St.
Tel-Aviv 67778, Israel
 
Contact: Mr. Nati Bialystock-Cohen, Director General
Int'l Liaison: Zivi Berman
Phone: 972-3-791-5536
Fax: 972-3-542-3711

Italy

Unione Italiana Ciechi
Via Borgognona 38
00187Rome, Italy

Contact: Mario Barbuto, President
Phone: 39-06-699-88388 / 669-88375
Fax: 39-06-699-88328
E-mail: inter@uiciechi.it
Web: www.uiciechi.it

Kazakhstan

Kazakh Society of the Blind
Shubary 3-20, Astana
PO 473000 – Kazakhstan
 
Contact: Nauryzbayev Almat Sabitzhanovich, President
Int'l contact: Gulmira Urmashova, Assistant PU
Phone: 7-7172-360780

Latvia [Inactive Member]

Latvian Society of the Blind
14/1 Pales Street
Riga LV-1024, Latvia
 
Contact: Zarnish Egons, President
Phone: 371-7-532607 / 371 7533891
Fax: 371-7-532607

Lithuania

Lithuanian Association of the Blind and Visually Handicapped
Labdariu 7/11
Vilnius 2600, Lithuania
 
Contact: Sigitas Armonas, President
Phone: 370-52-624-866
Fax: 370-52-121-464

Luxembourg

Fondation Letzebuerger Blannevereenegung (F.L.B.)
47 Rue De Luxembourg
Berschbach/Mersch l-7540, Luxembourg
 
Contact: Dr. Jean-Paul Grün, Directeur Général
Phone: 352-32-90-31-300
Fax: 352-32-91-81

Macedonia

Macedonian Union of the Blind
str. 11 Oktomvri Nr 42 A
1000 Skopje, Macedonia
 
Contact: Zarko Selkovski, President
Phone: +389 2 3 246-537

Malta

Malta Society of the Blind
81 Brighella Street
St. Venera, Malta
 
Contact: Frans Tirchett, President
Phone: 356-2125-1965
Fax: 356-21-23-5257

Moldova

Moldova Association of the Blind
Columna Street 101
Chisinau 2012, Moldova
 
Contact: Dumitru Sclifos, President
Contact 2: Stefan Oprea, Vice President
Phone: +373-22-22-5191
Fax: +373-22-22-2789

Montenegro

Union of the Blind of Montenegro
Njegoseva 6
810 00 Podgorica, Montenegro
 
Contact 1: Goran Macanovic, Executive Director
Contact 2: Ms. Zana Djacic, President
Phone: +382 20 665-368

The Netherlands

Oogvereniging Nederland (Eye Association Netherlands)
P.O. Box 2032
3500 GB Utrecht, The Netherlands
 
Contact 1: Hein Jens, President
Contact 2: Joep Aarts, Director
Phone: +31-30-299-2878
Fax: +31-30-293-2544
 
Royal Dutch Visio
Centre of Expertise for Partially Sighted and Blind People
P.O. Box 1180
1270 BD Huizen, The Netherlands
 
Int'l contact: Peter Verstraten, Director Knowledge, Expertise & Innovation
Phone: +31 88 58 55 332

Norway

Norwegian Association of the Blind and Partially Sighted (NABP)
Postboks 5900 Majorstuen
0308 Oslo, Norway
 
Contact 1: Holte Arnt, Vice Executive Director
Contact 2: Unn Ljoner Hagen
Phone: 47-2321-5000
Fax: 47-2321-5070

Poland

Polish Association of the Blind
Ul Konwiktorska No. 9
Warsaw 00-216, Poland

Contact: Anna Wozniak-Szymanska
Phone: 48-22-831-2271 / 48-22-635-5793
Fax: 48-22-663-57652
E-mail: pzn@pzn.org.pl; prezes@pzn.org.pl  
Web: www.pzn.org.pl

Portugal

Associaçao dos Cegos e Amblíopes de Portugal (ACAPO)
Av D Carlos 1, 126, 9º
1200-651 Lisboa, Portugal
 
Contact: Mr. José´Augusto Tomé Coelho, President 
​Phone: +351 213 244 500
Fax: +351 213 244 501

Romania

Romanian Association of the Blind
Strada Vatra Luminoasa No 108 Bis
021919 Bucharest, Romania
 
Contact: Tudored Tupilusi, President
Int'l Contact: Ioana Seremet, Secretary General
Phone: +40-31-410 06 45
Mobil: +40-76 222 3403

Russia

All Russia Association of the Blind
14 Novaya Ploschad
Moscow 109012, Russia

Contact: Alexandre Neumyvakin, President
Phone: +7-95-923-6160
Fax: +7-95-923-9149

Serbia

Union of the Blind of Serbia
Knez Mihailova 42
Belgrade 11000, Serbia
 
Contact: Milan Stosic, President
Phone: 381-11-3286-706
Fax: 381-11-3286-722

Slovak Republic

Slovak Blind and Partially Sighted Union
Sekulská 1, 842 50
Bratislava, Slovak Republic
 
Contact: Branislav Mamojka, President
Phone: 421-2-6920-3420 / 6920-3432
E-mail: branislav.mamojka@unss.sk; unss@unss.sk 

Slovenia

Union of the Blind and Partially Sighted of Slovenia
Groharjeva 2
1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
 
Contact: Tomaž Wraber, President
Phone: 386-4700-211
Fax: 386-4700-220

Spain

National Organization of the Spanish Blind
Organización Nacional de Ciegos de España (ONCE)
C/ Jose Ortega y Gasset, 18
28001 Madrid, Spain
 
Contact: Miguel Carballeda Pineiro, President
 
International Relations Department -ONCE General Council
Dirección Técnica de Relaciones Internacionales
Consejo General de la ONCE
Calle de La Coruña, 18
28020 Madrid, Spain
 
ONCE Foundation for Latin America
Fundación ONCE para América Latina (FOAL)
Calle de La Coruña, 18
28020 Madrid, Spain
 
Contact 1: Ana Peláez Narváez, Executive Councillor, Int'l Relations & External Development
Contact 2: Javier Guemes, Technical Director, International Relations
Phone: +34-91-436-5300

Sweden

Swedish Association of the Visually Impaired
Synskadades Riksforbund - SRF
Sandsborgsvagen 52
22 88 Enskede, Sweden
 
Contact: Håkan Thomsson, President
Int'l Liaison: Neven Milivojevic, Head International Affairs 
Phone: 46-70-6390068
Fax: 46-8-39-9322

Switzerland

Swiss Federation of the Blind and Visually Impaired/
Swiss Union of the Blind
Gutenbergstrasse 40b
Bern CH3100, Switzerland
 
Presidents: Remo Kuonen / Rose-Marie Luthi Kreibich
c/o Marja Kaempfer, Swiss Coordinator
Phone: +41-31-390-8800
Fax: +41-31-390-8850

Turkey

Turkish Federation of the Blind
G.M.K. Bulvari No. 32/6
Demirtepe, Çankaya, Ankara 06540, Turkey

Contact 1: Ahmet Cantürk, President
Contact 2: Emin Demirci, Vice President Int'l Relations
Phone: +90-312-331-8243
Fax: +90-312-331-8246
E-mail: bilgi@korlerfederasyonu.org.tr; emin.demirci42@gmail.com

Ukraine

Ukrainian Association of the Blind
3 Pecherskyi Uzviz,
Kyjiv 01601, Ukraine
 
Contact: Vladyslav Bilchich, President
Phone: 38-44-234-1127
Fax: 38-44-234-4309

United Kingdom

Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB)
105 Judd Street
London, WC1H 9NE
United Kingdom

Contact: Sally Harvey, Acting Chief Executive
Phone: 44-1733-375008
E-mail: sally.harvey@rnib.org.uk​
Web: www.rnib.org.uk ​
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