The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) are happy with the progress made by the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee following a visit to see how preparations are going.
Tokyo 2020 Paralympics
The Australian Paralympic Committee (APC) has announced Kate McLoughlin will be the Chef de Mission for the Tokyo 2020 Australian Paralympic team, the same role she had at Rio 2016.
Paralympics New Zealand (PNZ) has announced the appointment of five coaches and support staff across the organisation's cycling and swimming high performance programmes.
An accessibility guide designed to ensure the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games are "fully inclusive and accessible to everyone" has been published by the Organising Committee.
International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Sir Philip Craven praised the Japanese Government for their "Universal Design 2020" action plan after a meeting with Prime Minister Shinzō Abe.
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and its development arm the Agitos Foundation have launched a new education project in Tokyo called "I'm Possible".
Wheelchair Rugby has had its funding from UK Sport completely cut for the next four years in the build up to the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo.
Tokyo 2020 have been warned by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) to avoid repeating mistakes made by Rio 2016 in "not realising the full potential" of the event until it was underway.
Agitos Foundation and Japan Sport Council continuing push to grow Para-sports in South East Asia before Tokyo 2020
The International Paralympic Committee's (IPC) development arm, the Agitos Foundation, and the Japan Sport Council (JSC) are set to roll out the second phase of a new programme aimed at growing Para-sports in South East Asia before Tokyo 2020.
Five Austrian athletes have been given a boost in their preparations for the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo after it was confirmed they would start training at military sport centres in the lead-up to the event.
The Paralympic flag today arrived in Tokyo from Rio de Janeiro and has been hung at the t the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Plaza alongside the Olympic one which arrived in the Japanese capital last month.
Namibia should increase its funding to its Paralympic athletes by nearly 50 times to help them move closer to achieving their target of finishing in the top 10 countries at Tokyo 2020 after the team enjoyed after its most successful-ever Games at Rio 2016.
Japanese Paralympic Committee (JPC) President Mitsunori Torihara has admitted they will have to analyse and decide which sports to concentrate on at Tokyo 2020 after they failed to win a gold medal at Rio 2016 and ranked 59th overall, their worst ever performance.
The district of Aomi has been provisionally approved to host the Paralympic Games football five-a-side competition during Tokyo 2020, it has been announced here today on the eve of Rio 2016.
Two public events involving schoolchildren have been held in Tokyo today to mark exactly four years to go until the 2020 Paralympic Games begin in the Japanese capital.