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Paralympics - 16 Sep 2016 - Media
As the 15th Summer Paralympic Games draw to a close in Rio, the EBU is celebrating its successful partnership with the International Paralympics Committee (IPC). Rio 2016 is the biggest ever Paralympic Games with 4,350 athletes competing in 22 different sports.
Paralympics - 12 Sep 2016 - Events
An array of representatives from governments and suppliers to major events, as well as from Olympic and Paralympic Games Candidate Cities, have now joined the 2016 IPC Academy Campus in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil for the start of the Games Experience Programme which takes place between 12-14 September. 
Paralympics - 06 Sep 2016 - Events
The 2016 IPC Academy Campus is now officially underway in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Paralympics - 31 Aug 2016 - Events
With less than a week to go until the 2016 IPC Academy Campus opens its doors to attendees in Rio de Janeiro, we hear why inclusivity is so important to the University of Worcester in the UK, courtesy of Mick Donovan, Deputy Pro Vice Chancellor at the University of Worcester.
Paralympics - 18 Aug 2016 - Events
The IPC Academy Campus will take place in Rio de Janeiro between 6-17 September 2016, giving stakeholders of major sports events the chance to learn from their peers during the Paralympic Games.
Paralympics - 10 Aug 2016 - Federations & NOCs
The IPC Academy Campus will take place in Rio de Janeiro between 6-17 September 2016, giving stakeholders of major sports events the chance to learn from their peers during the Paralympic Games. Delivered by the IPC Academy - the educational division created in 2009 as a partnership between the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and the World Academy of Sport (WAoS) – the 2016 IPC Academy Campus is a unique event-based learning initiative that will include an Observers’ Programme, Games Ex
Paralympics - 03 Aug 2016 - Events
The IPC Academy Campus will take place in Rio de Janeiro between 6-17 September 2016, giving stakeholders of major sports events the chance to learn from their peers during the Paralympic Games. Delivered by the IPC Academy - the International Paralympic Committee’s educational division created in 2009 as a partnership between the IPC and the World Academy of Sport (WAoS) – the 2016 IPC Academy Campus is a unique event-based learning initiative that will include an Observers’ Programme, Games Ex
Paralympics - 29 Jul 2016 - Sponsorship
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and World Academy of Sport (WAoS) are pleased to announce the Partners who are supporting two key elements of the 2016 IPC Academy Campus which is set to take place between 6-17 September alongside the Rio 2016 Paralympics.
Paralympics - 18 Dec 2014 - Federations & NOCs
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has pledged its support to #TargetEbola – an online and social media campaign led by the World Olympians Association (WOA) that is raising awareness and funds to help tackle the spread of Ebola in West Africa.
Paralympics - 13 Mar 2014 - Education
11 March 2014, Sochi: Students studying on the Russian International Olympic University’s (RIOU) inaugural Master of Sports Administration (MSA) course are learning about the practicalities of hosting a Paralympic Winter Games by engaging in observer and participation programmes with the Sochi 2014 Organising Committee.
Paralympics - 14 Jan 2014 - Internet
Phoenix, Arizona - January 14, 2014 – The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has once again selected Octoshape, an industry leader in cloud-based streaming technology, to provide the streaming services for their online TV channel ParalympicSport.TV, ensuring the highest quality multi-screen video delivery of the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games for a global audience.
Paralympics - 20 May 2013 - Events
Istanbul; 17 May 2013: Istanbul 2020 is confident that the growing profile of Paralympic sport in Turkey will boost its bid for the Olympic and Paralympic Games, following the conclusion of the successful IPC Shooting World Cup in Antalya this week.
Paralympics - 08 Jan 2013 - Bidding
Bonn, 8 January 2013 – Tokyo 2020 today submitted its Candidature File to the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), passing another crucial milestone in its goal to delivera dynamic celebration inthe heart of Japan’s capital. The Candidature File details Tokyo 2020’s unique plan for hosting the Olympic and Paralympic Games, and itspromiseto embrace the Paralympic Values of courage, determination, inspiration and equality.
Paralympics - 10 May 2012 - Events
Baku, 9 May 2012 – Hosting the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Baku in 2020 would be ‘an amazing boost’ for disabled sports in Azerbaijan, according to two of the country’s leading Paralympians.
Paralympics - 24 Sep 2010 - Federations & NOCs
On the eve of the 50th anniversary of the Closing Ceremony to mark the end of the first Paralympic Games, Sir Philip Craven, the President of the International Paralympic Committee, has called on the Paralympic Movement to gear up for their next big challenge - creating many, many new athletes around the world.
Paralympics - 14 Jun 2010 - Events
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and Sochi 2014 today signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) in regards to the delivery of the Sochi 2014 Excellence Programme, a tailor made education programme to assist Organizing Committees to deliver Paralympic Games of the highest level.
Paralympics - 10 Aug 2009 - Bidding
Tokyo, 10 August 2009 – Two leading Paralympians, Atsushi Yamamoto and Mami Sato, today helped Tokyo 2016 to celebrate Japan Paralympic Day alongside hundreds of passionate sports fans inside an iconic Olympic legacy venue in the very heart of Japan's capital.<BR>
Paralympics - 10 Aug 2009 - Bidding
Rio, 7 August 2009 – Rio de Janeiro, a Candidate City to host the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games, is set to welcome some of the major stars of Paralympic sport for an international athletics and swimming meeting, which begins tomorrow.
Paralympics - 14 Jul 2009 - Bidding
The Rio de Janeiro bid to host the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games took part in the International Paralympic Day celebrations at the weekend. The event, held on Saturday 11 July, in Berlin, Germany, drew hundreds of people to the Brandenburg Gate where sports competitions, lectures and film and photography exhibitions were held.
Paralympics - 08 Jul 2009 - Bidding
Madrid, 8 July 2009 - The Spanish Prime Minister, José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero, has confirmed the government’s commitment to Paralympic athletes and stated how he is convinced that the institutional and commercial promise to these athletes "gains points for the collective aspiration" of Madrid 2016.
Paralympics - 13 Jun 2007
Paralympics New Zealand Chief Executive, Craig Hobbs, has resigned and will leave the organisation at the end of the month.
Paralympics - 25 Apr 2007
Beijing, China – Today, the final session of the 46th International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Governing Board (GB) concluded after three days of meetings in Beijing, China.
Paralympics - 26 Mar 2007
Bonn, Germany – Today, members of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Honorary Board came together for the first time at the IPC Headquarters in Bonn, Germany.
Paralympics - 26 Feb 2007
Sunday 25th February marks exactly 2012 days to go to the start of the London 2012 Paralympic Games.
Paralympics - 19 Dec 2006
Bonn, Germany – Following a call for expressions of interest to host the 2010 IPC World Championships in Athletics, Powerlifting, Shooting, Swimming and Wheelchair Dance Sport, several cities from around the world have submitted the application questionnaire to the International Paralympic Committee (IPC).
Paralympics - 14 Nov 2006
Bonn, Germany - Today, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) presented Dr. Robert Jackson with the Paralympic Order. Dr. Jackson, who was instrumental in the early days of the development of the IPC, as well as Paralympic Sport in Canada, was awarded the Paralympic Order in 2005.
Paralympics - 10 Nov 2006
Bonn, Germany - During a visit of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Headquarters in Bonn, Germany, one of the worlds' most famous sopranos, Maria Guleghina, has officially confirmed her acceptance to become a member of the IPC Honorary Board.
Paralympics - 03 Nov 2006
The Korean Paralympic Committee (KPC) is delighted to have been granted the honor of hosting the 2007 International Paralympic Committee (IPC) General Assembly in Seoul next November.
Paralympics - 01 Nov 2006
Bonn, Germany - After its relaunch in September 2004, <A href="http://www.paralympic.org/">http://www.paralympic.org/</A>, the official website of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has experienced a good development and today is a popular platform for users to discover the Paralympic Movement and get up-to-date information.
Paralympics - 26 Oct 2006
Bonn, Germany - From 24 to 26 October, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Co-ordination Commission for the Beijing 2008 Olympic and Paralympic Games visited Beijing, China, for the seventh time.
Paralympics - 23 Oct 2006
In the attendance of Prof. Dr. Horst Koehler, President of the Federal Republic of Germany, Sir Philip Craven, President of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), Karl-Hermann Haack, President of the German National Paralympic Committee (NPC), Dr. Gerhard Rupprecht, Member of the Executive Board Allianz SE and Dr. Karl-Gerhard Eick, Chief Financial Officer and Deputy Chairman Deutsche Telekom AG, today signed an agreement to support athletes with a disability on their way to the Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games.
Paralympics - 10 Oct 2006
Moscow, Russia, October 10, 2006 – President of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Sir Philip Craven is visiting Moscow for the first time this week to meet with the Russian President Vladimir Putin,
Paralympics - 06 Oct 2006
Bonn, Germany - The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) proudly announces the launch of the Paralympic Games Historical Results Database for online use on its website
Paralympics - 18 Sep 2006
A dynamic new identity representing the journey of a Paralympic athlete was introduced today as the Official Emblem of the Vancouver 2010 Paralympic Winter Games.
Paralympics - 08 Sep 2006
The next IPC General Assembly will take place in Seoul, Korea, from 17 to 18 November 2007.
Paralympics - 07 Sep 2006
Bonn, Germany - Today, exactly two years before the Opening Ceremony of the Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games, the Paralympic mascot was unveiled during a ceremony in front of the Great Wall in Beijing, China.
Paralympics - 06 Sep 2006
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) announced today the extension of the partnership with imagery company Getty Images.
Paralympics - 21 Aug 2006
PyeongChang, South Korea - The newly appointed president of the Korea Disabled Ski Federation pledged to further broaden winter sports programs and sites for the disabled in Korea, and provide disabled athletes with a wider range of opportunities to practice and prepare for the PyeongChang 2014 Winter Paralympic Games.
Paralympics - 17 Aug 2006
Vancouver, BC - On September 16th, Whistler will be home to one of the strongest assemblies of Juno award-winning talent the mountain resort community has seen in recent history.
Paralympics - 10 Aug 2006
Approximately 1,100 athletes from 80 countries are expected to participate in the 2006 IPC Athletics World Championships, to be held from 2 to 10 September in Assen, the Netherlands.
Paralympics - 17 Jul 2006
First ever regional disability sports body a major milestone in development of sports industry
Paralympics - 19 Jun 2006
Bonn, Germany - From 14 to 16 June a Paralympic Media Operations Workshop was held between the Beijing Organizing Committee for the Olympic and&nbsp;&nbsp;Paralympic Games (BOCOG), the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and Games Press Operations Advisor Richard Palfreyman in Beijing, China.
Paralympics - 09 Jun 2006
Bonn, Germany - From 6 to 7 June, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Co-ordination Commission for the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Games met for the third time in Vancouver, Canada, to review the progress made by the Vancouver 2010 Organizing Committee (VANOC).
Paralympics - 08 Jun 2006
Bonn, Germany - Today IPC Governing Board member and former five-time Paralympian Ljiljana Ljubisic, will join HRH Prince Edward, the Earl of Wessex, the Mayor of Vancouver Sam Sullivan, IPC CEO Xavier Gonzalez and VANOC Chairman of the Board Jack Poole as well as further guests in a Paralympic flag-raising ceremony at the Vancouver City Hall.
Paralympics - 06 Jun 2006
Bonn, Germany - The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) today announced its Internal Appeal decision in respect of an anti-doping rule violation, which occurred at the 2005 IPC Archery World Championships in October in Massa, Italy.
Paralympics - 01 Jun 2006
Bonn, Germany - Today, the Italian Ambassador in Great Britain, Giancarlo&nbsp;Aragona, held a reception at the Italian Embassy in London, Great Britain, where he presented Sir Philip Craven, President of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), with the insignia of Grand'Ufficiale of the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic.
Paralympics - 26 May 2006
Bonn, Germany - In early 2006, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), Xavier Gonzalez, and the General Director of Handicap International (HI), Jean Baptiste Richardier, signed a long-term Partnership Agreement formalizing co-operation to promote the rights and opportunities both internationally and nationally where both organizations operate.
Paralympics - 09 May 2006
Bonn, Germany - 'Classification - Solutions for the Future' was the theme of the fourth VISTA Conference, held from 6 to 7 May in Bonn, Germany.
Paralympics - 04 May 2006
Ricoh today announced their continued support for the Visa Paralympic World Cup as official supplier of technical office equipment and print services.
Paralympics - 03 May 2006
UK Sport, Commonwealth Games Canada (CGC) and the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) have joined forces to support the development of opportunities for people with a disability to access sport in Southern and Eastern Africa.
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