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GA President Appeals for 'Olympic Truce' Ahead of Sochi Games

The GA agreed to “cooperate with the IOC & the International Paralympic Committee in their efforts to use sport as a tool to promote peace, dialogue & reconciliation in areas of conflict during & beyond” the holding of the Games.

International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Persons with disabilities are also disproportionately represented among the world’s poorest, & lack equal access to basic resources such as education, employment, healthcare & legal support systems.