Rio 2016

The Power of the Paralympics

The Power of the Paralympics

The Rio Paralympics 2016 began on Wednesday with a spectacular opening ceremony at the Maracanã Stadium, Brazil. The games provide the opportunity to consider current challenges to sports participation experienced by disabled people and also to highlight the transformative power of sport. 

100 days to go: How Hosting the Olympics Can Help Drive Social Change.

100 days to go: How Hosting the Olympics Can Help Drive Social Change.

With the Rio 2016 Olympics just around the corner, we at Play for Change want to look at how these ancient, ongoing games have enhanced the lives of people around the world.