Founder of “ParaSport” Fund, head of Commission for the development of Paralympic movement of Russian Paralympic Committee Oleg Boyko was appointed as a member of IWAS Developing Committee. IWAS Federation is considered to be a cofounder of International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and co-establisher of Paralympic Games.
The appointment was announced by the president of IWAS Federation Paul DePace before the opening of IWAS 2015 General Assembly on the 1st of October 2015.
For about 10 years “ParaSport” Fund is targeting to support and assist people with physical disabilities in rehabilitation and their social adaptation, creating for them equal opportunities for well-being in their everyday life. Special accent is made to the popularization of Paralympic movement.
Oleg Boyko was also awarded by the president of IWAS Federation Paul DePace with the Honorary Diploma for the significant contribution in holding 2015 IWAS World Games in Sochi and as a recognition of his achievements in developing of international Paralympic movement.