Robert Steadward, one of the founding members of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and its first President, has been promoted to Companion of the Order of Canada.
Bobsleigh athletes have ramped up calls for the sport to be added to the Paralympic programme, ahead of meeting early next year where its fate is set to be decided.
New dates for the European Championships B in Lahti have been announced by International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) Goalball.
The German Olympic Sports Confederation (DOSB) is aiming to make sport a welcoming environment for all through the creation of event-inclusion management positions for people with impairments.
The International Wheelchair Rugby Federation (IWRF) Technical Committee has launched an Emeritus referee recognition programme.
Sweden's Para-Nordic skier Zebastian Modin has a new primary guide, with Robin Bryntesson taking on the role in the lead-up to the Beijing 2022 Winter Paralympics.
Two-time Paralympic champion Wolfgang Eibeck has joined the Lower Austrian Sports Centre Walk of Fame, with his silver medal from Sydney 2000 now on display at the facility.
A documentary short from the Foundation for Global Sports Development and Sidewinder Films titled Positive All the Way, has won the Best Documentary prize at the Kat Awards.
World Para Powerlifting has announced Chinese based company ZKC as its new supplier of sports equipment.
Indian badminton player Manasi Joshi has spoken about the ups and downs of the year having further promoted the Paralympic Movement in the absence of the Tokyo 2020 Games.
The Paralympic Committee of Portugal (CPP) has announced that 13 scholarships will be awarded to Para-athletes in preparation for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
The Italian Paralympic Committee (CIP) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Naval League as both parties look to promote nautical sports in the future.
Around 21 per cent of tickets for the postponed Tokyo 2020 Paralympics have been refunded, with the window now being closed for further repayments.
The Austrian Paralympic Committee (OPC) held a meeting with the country's Minister for Sustainability and Tourism, Elisabeth Köstinger.
The International Wheelchair Basketball Federation (IWBF) has published new rules for 3x3 and 5x5 matches.