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The sixth IPC Rio 2016 Project Review took place 10-11 November 2014. IPC pleased with “significant progress” by Rio 2016 The IPC conducted a two day Project Review with the Rio 2016 Organising Committee and left impressed with preparations for the Paralympic Games. /news/ipc-pleased-significant-progress-rio-2016 /sites/default/files/images/141112183603782_Alex%2BFerro.mainpicture_612.jpg
Women dressed like a man with a guitar and a moustache Leading actress signs up as Rio 2016 volunteer Elea Mercurio, a Brazilian actress and TV presenter, has registered as a volunteer and created a song and video to encourage others to follow suit. /news/leading-actress-signs-rio-2016-volunteer /sites/default/files/images/141110140921658_Baiao%2BFunk%2BRio%2BVolunteers.mainpicture_612.jpg
Members of the Brazilian team singing their national anthem during the victory ceremony Brazil’s football 5-a-side stars set sights on glory in Rio The three-time Paralympic champions have not lost a major competition for seven years and are determined to add a fourth Paralympic title at the Rio 2016 Paralympics. /news/brazil-s-football-5-side-stars-set-sights-glory-rio /sites/default/files/images/140711134722656_LON_0809_3398.mainpicture_612.jpg
A spectacular view of with Christ the Redeemer and Sugar Loaf in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Rio 2016 medals to contain recycled metal To coincide with the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games’ commitment to sustainability, the medals with contain metal from recycled electronic equipment. /news/rio-2016-medals-contain-recycled-metal /sites/default/files/images/140907085400659_187753735.mainpicture_612.jpg
A view onto the Rio 2016 venues Rio 2016 launches the Carbon Footprint Report of the Games The goal is to reduce, compensate and mitigate carbon emissions to stimulate the low carbon economy /news/rio-2016-launches-carbon-footprint-report-games /sites/default/files/images/20140123/140123113817823_PO%2Balta%2BCredit%2BAECOM.mainpicture_612.jpg
Samsung Paralympic Bloggers for the 2012 Paralympic Games Samsung Electronics Extends Worldwide Paralympic Partnership through 2020 Samsung signs an agreement with the IPC to extend partnership through to the PyeongChang 2018 and Tokyo 2020 Paralympics. /news/samsung-electronics-extends-worldwide-paralympic-partnership-through-2020 /sites/default/files/images/20120828/120828112045324_Samsung.jpg
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