"How Para-athletes See 'Sport and Possibilities'" - SDG ZONE at TOKYO
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United Nations and the Asahi Shimbun join forces to showcase expert and influential voices at "SDG ZONE at TOKYO". Three inspirational Paralympians share personal stories about leveraging the power of sport to expand people's "Possibility," in addition to Paralympic values "Courage, Determination, Inspiration, and Equality."

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Conversations on sport's growing power and values on global sustainability and solidarity. United Nations and the Asahi Shimbun join forces to showcase expert and influential voices at "SDG ZONE at TOKYO". Three inspirational Paralympians share personal stories about leveraging the power of sport to expand people's "Possibility," in addition to Paralympic values "Courage, Determination, Inspiration, and Equality." 

Speakers: Kaede Maegawa, Paralympic athlete (athletics); and George Wyndham, Paralympic athlete (table-tennis). 

Moderator: Miki Matheson, Project Manager, Nippon Foundation Paralympic Support Center and Paralympian (ice sledge racing). SDG ZONE at TOKYO is organized by the United Nations Department of Global Communications (DGC), United Nations Information Centre Tokyo (UNIC Tokyo), and the Asahi Shimbun Company as the first of the SDG Media Zone series organized fully by DGC's office at the country level.