Rio 2016 has marked the 500 days to go until the Paralympic Games milestone with celebrations and a flash mob on Copacabana beach.
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) claim they expect next year's Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro to exceed a global television audience of four billion for the first time.
Rio 2016 and the Brazilian Paralympic Committee today begun a series of workshops in São Paulo in partnership with the Agitos Foundation, aimed at improving coaching, classification and sport management.
The Portuguese National Paralympic Committee (CPP) has appointed secretary general Rui Oliveira as its Chef de Mission for Rio 2016.
The Seven Network has secured a deal with the Australian Paralympic Committee (APC) that will see it broadcasting rio 2016 across the nation.
The Belgian Paralympic Committee have announced the appointment of Olek Kazimirowski as their Chef de Mission for Rio 2016.
A big effort will be made to get more African athletes to next year's Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro, it has been claimed.
Leading officials from the Boccia International Sports Federation (BISFed) have predicted Rio 2016 will provide an "extraordinary experience" for athletes and spectators alike following an inspection visit.
Rwanda has revealed it is aiming to send its largest ever Paralympic team to Rio 2016.
Channel 4 has announced a £500,000 ($755,102/€665,034) investment in two of its new talent initiatives which will support the broadcaster's commitment to ensure that 10 per cent of the production team working on its coverage of the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games are people with disabilities.
Denis Toomey has been appointed Chef de Mission for Ireland's Paralympic team at Rio 2016, it has been announced.
Petitclerc leads praise for Rio 2016 Paralympic preparations but warns selling tickets will be tough
A total of 39 representatives from 18 countries have taken part in the second Rio 2016 National Paralympic Committees Open Day, with most having left seemingly quite impressed.
Channel 4 has awarded the production contract to its live coverage of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games to Sunset+Vine.
Longstanding official Penny Briscoe has been named ParalympicsGB's Chef de Mission for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, it was announced today.
The British Paralympic Association (BPA), official charity of the 2015 Deloitte Ride Across Britain (RAB), claims participants in the fundraising challenge will be playing an important role in support of ParalympicsGB athletes at Rio 2016.