Paralympic Games

The Paralympic Games or Paralympics are a periodic series of international multi-sport events involving athletes with a range of disabilities, including impaired muscle power (e.g. paraplegia and quadriplegia, muscular dystrophy, post-polio syndrome, spina bifida), impaired passive range of movement, limb deficiency (e.g. amputation or dysmelia), leg length difference, short stature, hypertonia, ataxia, athetosis, vision impairment and intellectual impairment. There are Winter and Summer Paralympic Games, which since the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea, are held almost immediately following the respective Olympic Games. All Paralympic Games are governed by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC). The Paralympics has grown from …

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IOC: International Olympic Committee · 19 April 2024 English

The Olympic AI Agenda is the third in a trilogy of strategy documents. It follows Olympic Agenda 2020, launched in December 2014, and Olympic Agenda 2020+5, launched in March 2021. …

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Liberties: The Civil Liberties Union for Europe · 4 April 2024 English

These could eas- take stock of the extent to which fundamental ily undermine the safeguards established by rights, civic space and the rule of law will be the AI Act, …

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UN: The United Nations · 18 March 2024 English

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including the London Paralympic Games 2012, Incheon Asian Para Games 2014, Rio Paralympic Games 2016, and Pyeongchang Pyeongchang Winter Paralympic Games 2018, etc., and making good achievements. This positively contributed


ICP: Institute for Community Prosperity · 27 February 2024 English

He is an advisor to the Nonprofit Resilience Lab, and on the Editorial Advisory Board of The Philanthropist, and is the lead author of an annual scan of trends and …

of disability and accessibility 19 · First Paralympic Games (Rome) 60 · Community living movement · Canada facilities, and veterans. Modeled after the Paralympic Games, with as well as amateur sport and recreation more common to see wheelchair fencing. The Paralympic Games have grown advanced modifications in the context increase opportunities and summer sports. The Paralympic Games, governed by and invite the full participation


The Geneva Association · 27 February 2024 English

Climate change and health

pollutants during the 2008 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games in Beijing resulted in a reduction in respiratory Before, During, and After the 2008 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Frontiers in Environmental Science 9: 624180


Environmental Defenders Office · 26 February 2024 English

breach of director duties by failing to consider to respond adequately to climate change can climate change as part of risk management seriously damage the reputation and social licence and …

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UN: The United Nations · 26 February 2024 English

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Committee to and participate in the International Paralympic Games. C. Specific obligations (arts. 31–33)


National Audit Office · 22 February 2024 English

Lessons learned reports Our lessons learned reports bring together what we know on important recurring issues to make it easier for others to understand and apply the lessons from our …

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National Audit Office · 22 February 2024 English

Lessons learned reports Our lessons learned reports bring together what we know on important recurring issues to make it easier for others to understand and apply the lessons from our …

Manchester. • The London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games (completed 2012) involved developing the Olympic


UN: The United Nations · 8 February 2024 English

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the country, such as the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games, children and adolescents are more vulnerable


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