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A group of people pose in front of an IPC Athletics banners in Tunis, Tunisia. Athletics education programme gathers pace

The latest training opportunity for classifiers and officials took place along the IPC Athletics Grand Prix in Tunis, Tunisia, supported by the Agitos Foundation.

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“Proud Paralympian” education programme will be launched in Dubai, UAE #ProudParalympian education pilot to launch

A new education programme for Paralympians and those who aspire to become one will be launched in Dubai, UAE, on Sunday (15 March).

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Omara Durand of Cuba El Salvador to stage major para-athletics event pre-Toronto 2015

June’s event for countries in Central America and the Caribbean will be a qualifier for August’s Parapan American Games.

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Group shot Agitos Foundation attends “Sport for tomorrow” workshop in Tokyo

The initiative aims to support sports development activities for persons with an impairment around the world ahead of Tokyo 2020.

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Six men celebrating on a volleyball field. Rwandan para-sport develops at pace

Thanks to support received from the Agitos Foundation, Rwanda expect to send an increased number of athletes to Rio 2016.

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Agitos OCP Cape Verde Cape Verde consolidates growth with Agitos Foundation help

The National Paralympic Committee has been bringing together representatives from all islands to identify new athletes and have organised a national Championships.

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Professional ChangeMaker From volunteer to professional ChangeMaker

ChangeMakers: Namibian Ambrose Trust Mutongomanya was inspired by his experience of volunteering within para-sport to make a difference through his company when in full-time work.

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Ghana ChangeMakers Ghana ChangeMaker helps parents, children through sport

Francis Amedor from the Ghana Society for the Physically Disabled has helped to establish new projects, in partnership with the Danish Paralympic Committee, which have helped children and their parents not only to play sport but with equipment, legal rights and equality for people with impairments.

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Sport 4 Socialisation Zimbabwe Sport fights discrimination in Zimbabwe

An innovative project, Sport 4 Socialisation, uses sport to break down barriers and perceptions of ability in Zimbabwe.

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Football for all in Vietnam Football gives Vietnamese youth ‘confidence, strength’

ChangeMakers: Ngo Huu Ky Phong shows how an accessible football project is helping Vietnamese children to develop skills as well as character.

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Nepal para-table tennis Para-table tennis bridges social gaps in Nepal

ChangeMakers: One Nepalese citizen decided to use para-table tennis as way of raising awareness of para-sport and impairments through a new national association.

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