Somalia's first Paralympian Farhan Adawe hopes his Rio 2016 appearance will help to grow disability sport in the African country.
Rio 2016 Paralympics Medal Table
Rio 2016 Paralympics
New Zealand's Paralympians celebrated their success at an event in the presence of the country's Prime Minister John Key.
Singapore's Rio 2016 Paralympians have been recognised by the nation's Government after Parliament moved a motion to congratulate their achievements.
Russia reportedly made an unsuccessful appeal to the United Nations (UN) following their suspension from last month's Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.
Members of the Irish team at the Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro have attended a reception hosted by President Michael Higgins at his official residence.
Two trees have been planted in Kazakhstan in honour of their medallists at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has revealed the nominees for the Best Female Athlete of September award based on performances at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.
Portraits painted of Paralympians from New Zealand as part of the country’s "Spirit of Gold" initiative have been made available for sale following the success of the nation’s athletes at Rio 2016.
Belarus NPC President admits country feared Paralympic Games ban for carrying Russia flag at Opening Ceremony
Belarus were fearful their entire nation would be banned from competing at the Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro after a member of their delegation carried the Russian flag at the Opening Ceremony, the head of the country’s National Paralympic Committee (NPC) Oleg Chepel has admitted.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan met with the nation's athletes who won medals at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games at the Presidential Palace on the outskirts of Ankara.
Belarusian who carried Russia flag at Rio 2016 Paralympics Opening Ceremony "rewarded" with Moscow apartment
The representative of the Belarusian delegation who carried a Russian flag during the Opening Ceremony at last month’s Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro will be given an apartment in Moscow as a gift, it has been reported.
Asian Paralympic Committee (APC) President Majid Rashed has praised the performances of athletes from the continent at Rio 2016 and vowed to build on the "incredible legacy" to "spur our nations on to success".
A reception for Serbia's Paralympians was held in Belgrade after the country's team brought home nine medals from Rio 2016.