The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and the Office of the United Nations (UN) High Commissioner for Human Rights have launched a special campaign to mark the International Day of Persons with Disabilities.
The Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee and the United Nations (UN) have signed a letter of intent aimed at promoting the contribution of sport to sustainable development.
Belarus' Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei has given United Nations (UN) secretary general Antonio Guterres an invitation to the Opening Ceremony of the European Games which will be held in Minsk next year.
Three United Nations (UN) officials described as human rights experts have written a lengthy letter to the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) condemning their new female classification ruling, which could ban women athletes with high levels of testosterone.
International Canoe Federation joins United Nations "Clean Seas" campaign to tackle plastic pollution
The International Canoe Federation (ICF) has joined the United Nations (UN) Environment’s "Clean Seas" Campaign it has been announced.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has expressed disappointment after confirmation that the United Nations have rejected an exemption to sanctions for sporting equipment being sent to North Korea.
IOC confirm request made to United Nations to allow export of sports equipment into North Korea but US reportedly block it
A request from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to the United Nations (UN) to allow sports equipment to be exported into North Korea as part of the country's preparations for upcoming Olympic Games has reportedly been blocked by the United States.
Tokyo 2020 has published the second version of its sustainability plan together with a guiding principle of "Be better, together - for the planet and the people".
A panel discussion on gender equality in sport is due to take place at the 62nd Session of the United Nations (UN) Commission on the Status of Women in New York City tomorrow.
English FA agrees to raise human rights and homophobia issues with Qatar after signing Memorandum of Understanding
England's Football Association will raise human rights abuses and homophobia issues with the Qatar FA after signing a Memorandum of Understanding with the controversial hosts of the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
Skiing superstar Lindsey Vonn has hit out at United States President Donald Trump when claiming that, unlike her Government, she wants to "represent the country well" at Pyeongchang 2018.
United States' Ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, has claimed that it remains an "open question" if athletes from the country will participate at next year's Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang because of security fears.
The United Nations (UN) will be asked to give their support to an Olympic Truce, to be observed throughout the Olympic period in Pyeongchang next year.
South Korea's President Moon Jae-in plans to use his trip to attend the 72nd United Nations (UN) General Assembly in New York City to promote next year's Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang.
Nearly 1,100 people have now signed a petition set-up by the Taekwondo Humanitarian Foundation (THF).