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Woman and man smiling to the camera Vladykina, Akhmetov join #ProudParalympian Asian, European, world and Paralympic champion swimmers helped deliver the IPC’s educational programme at the IPC Powerlifting Asian Open Championships. /news/vladykina-akhmetov-join-proudparalympian http://www.paralympic.org/sites/default/files/styles/mainpicture_612/public/images/20150731/150731131042468_DSC_0087_1.JPG?itok=A64qY7TO
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Bags with logos on a table Road to Rio continues with Sao Paulo workshop The Agitos Foundation is working with Rio 2016 and the Brazilian Paralympic Committee to ensure a meaningful legacy for para-sport in the Americas. /news/road-rio-continues-sao-paulo-workshop http://www.paralympic.org/sites/default/files/styles/mainpicture_612/public/images/20150417/150417163146100_agitos%2Broad%2Bto%2Brio.jpg?itok=nyd0W289
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The National Paralympic Day, held on 27 May at the University of Botswana, saw 400 athletes compete with 58 officials overseeing the competitions, which included athletics, wheelchair basketball and netball. Botswana showcases para-sport National Paralympic Committee builds on momentum of Agitos Foundation’s Organisational Capacity Programme participation. /news/botswana-showcases-para-sport http://www.paralympic.org/sites/default/files/styles/mainpicture_612/public/images/20150626/150626105952345_IMG_4042_0.JPG?itok=O2AdkpOE
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Representatives of the Argentina National Paralympic Committe took part in the OCP and GSP. Argentinian para-sport experiences positive progress The Paralympic Movement in Argentina has been fundamentally changed with the support of the Agitos Foundation and National Paralympic Committee. /news/argentinian-para-sport-experiences-positive-progress http://www.paralympic.org/sites/default/files/styles/mainpicture_612/public/images/20150605/150605152543220_Argentina2.jpg?itok=d7kM3lx8
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International Paralympic Committee’s (IPC’s) Proud Paralympian education programme took place at a para-rowing development camp in Gavirate, Italy. World rowing supports #ProudParalympian The latest Proud Paralympian workshops took place at a para-rowing development camp in Gavirate, Italy. /news/world-rowing-supports-proudparalympian http://www.paralympic.org/sites/default/files/styles/mainpicture_612/public/images/20150512/150512122008898_proud%2Bparalympian.jpg?itok=vd3v8yZ6
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Group shot of 21 people IPC Athletics’ education programme takes place in El Salvador The course was the fourth of its kind this year and trained 20 National Technical Officials. /news/ipc-athletics-education-programme-takes-place-el-salvador http://www.paralympic.org/sites/default/files/styles/mainpicture_612/public/images/20150506/150506164236377_Ecuador%2Bworkshop.JPG?itok=uLCLojDZ
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29. Agitos Foundation square 29. Agitos Foundation /feature/no-29-agitos-foundation-grows-paralympic-movement-globally http://www.paralympic.org/sites/default/files/styles/mainpicture_612/public/images/20150306/141203134259575_29%2BCredit%2BNPC%2BBenin%2Bsquare.JPG?itok=4InMgm3U
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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. /feature/volunteer-professional-changemaker http://www.paralympic.org/sites/default/files/styles/mainpicture_612/public/images/20150306/140331221748877_20130216_135035.jpg?itok=IM1A_N1W
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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. /feature/ghana-changemaker-helps-parents-children-through-sport http://www.paralympic.org/sites/default/files/styles/mainpicture_612/public/images/20150306/140331220306471_BAAS.JPG?itok=u9GdzBS9
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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. /feature/sport-fights-discrimination-zimbabwe http://www.paralympic.org/sites/default/files/styles/mainpicture_612/public/images/20150306/140331115819362_SAM_0182.jpg?itok=wKKEwNkX
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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. /feature/football-gives-vietnamese-youth-confidence-strength http://www.paralympic.org/sites/default/files/styles/mainpicture_612/public/images/20150306/140331113811356_3.jpg?itok=xr8pE1cv
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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. /feature/para-table-tennis-bridges-social-gaps-nepal http://www.paralympic.org/sites/default/files/styles/mainpicture_612/public/images/20150306/140330164419830_Nepal%2Btable%2Btennis%2B2.jpg?itok=1-ll9Gjx
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