International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation (IWAS) Wheelchair Fencing is set to change its name to World Para Fencing following a motion at the governing body's Congress.
Four-time Paralympic champion Alex Zanardi has been moved to a hospital closer to home after an improvement in his condition.
Miguel Carballeda has been unanimously re-elected as President of the Spanish Paralympic Committee (CPE).
Two-time Paralympian high jumper Aaron Chatman, who won two Paralympic medals in the discipline, has announced his retirement at the age of 33.
Nine people have been elected to the International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation (IWAS) Wheelchair Fencing Executive Committee, after a motion to expand the number of members-at-large was approved.
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has banned powerlifter Anton Kriukov for another 18 months after he violated the terms of a previous doping suspension.
International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Andrew Parsons has spoken of his excitement about a £1.89 million ($2.5 million/€2.1 million) collaborative project that aims to combat stigma and discrimination against people with disabilities in Africa.
Iran’s Chef de Mission Hadi Rezaei has called on the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) to reduce the number of people allowed to attend Tokyo 2020 to ensure the safety of Para athletes.
The International Surfing Association (ISA) has launched the Adaptive Surf Instructor Certification Programme to aid the development of Para-surfing.
International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Andrew Parsons reports that no "stone is being left unturned" in the organisation of the postponed Tokyo 2020 Paralympics as he again expressed confidence in preparations for the Games.
A total of 61 teams from 45 countries are set to take part in the inaugural Online Olympiad for People with Disabilities after the International Chess Federation (FIDE) created its first database of players with disabilities.
International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports (IWAS) Wheelchair Fencing Executive Board chairperson Pál Szekeres is set to remain in the post after being confirmed as standing unopposed for re-election.
The Asian Paralympic Committee (APC) Executive Board met for its latest meeting via video conference and discussed its new strategic plan, as well as preparations for the upcoming 2022 Asian Para Games.
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has partnered with global disability group The Valuable 500 to further improve its inclusion of disabled people.
A further 18 New Zealand Paralympians have been recognised for their achievements during the latest event held as part of Paralympics New Zealand's Celebration Project.