APC holds series of meetings with NPCs on development of parasport for women in Asia

First ever APC Athletes’ Forum held virtually

COVID-19: APC President holds series of virtual meetings with Asian NPCs

Asian Paralympic Committee announces 2021 Asian Youth Para Games in Bahrain

Olympic and Paralympic Committees Seek Insights on Paris 2024 Project

(ATR) Officials from 26 NOCs and 13 Paralympic committees gather in Paris for first 2024 Olympic workshops.

Miro Named IOC Political Problem Solver

(ATR) A major change in the IOC administration...ATR Editor Ed Hula reports.

IPC Invites North Korea to Participate in PyeongChang 2018

IPC calls for nominations for 2018 Athletes' Council elections

Haidi Zhang - Asia Can Lead Paralympic Movement into a Sustainable and High-Tech Future

Mme. Haidi Zhang hopes that the Asian cycle of three straight Olympics and Paralympics will define the Movement long term. 

Mme. Haidi Zhang Calls for Increased Participation in the Wake of China's Success in London Para Athletics and at Deaflympics Turkey

Mme. Haidi Zhang has vowed to help transform Para-sports on a worldwide level – improving lives for those with disabilities across the globe.

Armenia inspires next generation of Para sports fans with help of I'mPOSSIBLE

PyeongChang Welcomes NPC Chefs de Mission

Three-day seminar to provide important Games updates. 

Nations Officially Invited to PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games

Up to 670 Para athletes from 45 countries are expected to compete in 80 medal events across six sports at next year’s Games. 

IPC and Getty Images Extend Partnership Agreement through to 2020

The IPC and Getty Images have extended their existing partnership agreement for another four years through to 2020.

PyeongChang 2018, Agitos Foundation Supports More Than 30 Nations with LISKI Winter Para Sport Equipment

More than 30 NPCs received a special boost in their efforts to develop winter Para sports. 

Paris 2024 Celebrates French innovation at 'Smart Paris 2024' Awards

The Paris 2024 Games Bid Committee have today praised the 200 plus projects that were submitted for the ‘Smart Paris 2024’ awards. 

Asian Paralympic General Assembly Closes with Clear Mandate for Change

The 4th APC General Assembly closed today with the members voting overwhelmingly for a change in the APC constitution.

International Paralympic Committee partners with Sport Singapore to enhance Para sport capabilities in Southeast Asia

Sport Singapore (SportSG) and the IPC have announced a partnership aimed to boost Para sport in Singapore and the region.

Para-Badminton Worlds 2017 To Korea

The Badminton World Federation has awarded the 11th BWF Para-Badminton World Championships to the City of Ulsan in Korea.

Growth of Para Sport in Asia Continues with Para Sport Management Training Workshop

The Agitos Foundation and Japan Sport Council begin the second phase of a new program aimed at growing Para sports. 

Paralympics Navigating Precarious Budget Situation

(ATR) Paralympic leaders say a major budget shortfall will reduce the scope of the 2016 Paralympic Games.

The IPC Provide an Update on Alleged Cases of Intentional Misrepresentation

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has confirmed that over the last 12 months it has looked into 16 potential cases of intentional misrepresentation in IPC Swimming and determined that in all cases there is insufficient evidence to take any cases forward.

Stockholm Evaluates 2026 Olympic Bid Concept

(ATR) City authorities in Stockholm are biding their time on whether to launch a bid for the 2026 Winter Games.

Agitos Foundation launches latest edition of Grant Support Programme

Its Grant Support Programme has supported para-sport development projects around the world for the last three years. 

IPC calls for #ProudParalympians to be on the Athletes' Council

IPC calls on athletes to nominate themselves through their NPCs for election to the Athletes’ Council. 

Agitos Foundation and PyeongChang 2018 partner to secure legacy of the next Paralympic Winter Games

The partnership is part of PyeongChang 2018’s Actualising the Dream project...

IPC considering taking action against countries over doping

Agitos Foundation launches second edition of programme for National Paralympic Committees

IPC launches websites for NPCs in Ecuador, Indonesia and Tunisia

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has launched websites for the National Paralympic Committees of Ecuador (www.ecuadorparalimpico.org), Indonesia (www.npcindonesia.org) and Tunisia (www.tunisiaparalympic.org), in addition to a micro-site for the Americas Paralympic Committee housed on the IPC's website. 

Agitos Foundation announces benefactors of biggest ever funding programme

More than 30 projects from around the world are set to receive over 630,000 Euros of funding through the Agitos Foundation, the development arm of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), to help boost para-sport participation.