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The Paralympic Games as a Driver for Sustainable and Inclusive Development #COSP9
16 Jun 2016 -  This event aimed at discussing ways in which the Paralympic Games also change the way people think and can promote sustainable and inclusive development in the public sector, particularly in the context of the development of accessible infrastructure.

Format: Panel discussion

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Theresia Degener

Opening remarks by Verena Bentele (video message), German Federal Commissioner for the Rights of People with Disabilities

Panelists:
- Willi Lemke
- Kathleen O'Kelly-Kennedy, Australian wheelchair basketball player and bronze medal winning Paralympian
- Professor Timothy Davis, Cortland Universität