Brazilian Edenia Garcia is targeting a fifth consecutive gold medal at the Parapan American Games in Lima.
Australia have named their squad for next month's International Wheelchair Rugby Federation (IWRF) Asia-Oceania Wheelchair Rugby Championship in Gangneung.
Italy and France have named their teams for this year's World Para Swimming Championships in London.
With just over a year to go until the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics, International Paralympic Committee President Andrew Parsons has cited survey data which shows higher levels of awareness within Japan than in Britain at an equivalent time before London 2012.
The United States National Wheelchair Basketball Association (NWBA) has announced its 2020 National Championship Series will be staged in Phoenix, Arizona.
The 2019 Wheelchair Rugby League Four Nations tournament will be held in Wrexham, Wales Rugby League has announced.
The International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) is to hold a review of its partially sighted football rules before the World Championships take place this December.
The swimming section of the Paratriathlon test event for next year's Paralympic Games in Tokyo was cancelled because of high levels of E.coli bacteria found in the water.
World ParaVolley (WPV) is preparing a history project which will be launched to coincide with the federation's 40th anniversary next year.
World Sailing has confirmed it will bid to get Para sailing restored to the Paralympic Games programme at Los Angeles 2028 after missing out on Tokyo 2020 and Paris 2024.
Molten's BG4500 series basketball has been adopted as the official basketball for the National Wheelchair Basketball Association (NWBA) in the United States.
Former Spanish soccer star Andrés Iniesta has featured in a special Tokyo 2020 video to mark the launch of the ticket lottery for the Paralympic Games on August 22 and the one-year-to-go countdown to the Paralympic Games, due to begin on August 25 next year.
World ParaVolley (WPV) is seeking a new host for the women's Final Paralympic Qualification Tournament in 2020 after Italy pulled out of staging the competition.
Paralympics Australia has expressed its deep sadness following the death of former President Glenn Tasker at the age of 67.
Britain's Paralympic gold medal-winning wheelchair racer Peter Carruthers has died.