Some of the biggest names in chess will participate in a high-level virtual event, "Chess for Recovering Better", in partnership with the United Nations (UN) as part of International Chess Day.
The United Nations General Assembly has approved a change to the Olympic Truce observation period to reflect the postponement of Tokyo 2020.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach and Athletes Commission vice-chair Danta Bartekova were guests in a discussion organised by the United Nations (UN) about the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on sport.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has marked Olympic Day by joining with the United Nations and the World Health Organization (WHO) for an initiative called #HEALTHYTogether.
World Bowling has announced it has signed the United Nations (UN) Sports for Climate Action Framework.
Sporting bodies and the World Health Organization (WHO) have encouraged the population to be healthy at home during the United Nations' (UN) International Day of Sport for Development and Peace amid the coronavirus pandemic.
The impact of the 1992 Paralympic Games in Barcelona upon the way accessibility is viewed is the subject of a new short film jointly produced by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and United Nations (UN) Human Rights Office.
The Olympic Truce resolution for the Tokyo 2020 Games has been unanimously approved without a vote at the United Nations General Assembly in New York.
The 2019 World Para Athletics Championships will be the first sporting event to promote the United Nations 17 Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs).
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has signed a statement of intent with the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals Action Campaign.
Signatories of the United Nations (UN) Sports for Climate Action Framework have gathered at the Olympic Museum in Lausanne to define the next steps for the sports community to address climate change.
Samoa 2019 has been praised by the United Nations (UN) Environment Programme for its efforts at making this year's Pacific Games so green.