Sacyr Construcción S.A have been appointed to build and renovate several venues for next year's Pan American and Parapan American Games in Lima.
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The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and the Americas Paralympic Committee (APC) have said Lima has legacy potential following a visit to the 2019 Pan American and Parapan American Games host city.
International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and Americas Paralympic Committee (APC) have expressed hope next year's Parapan American Games in Lima could improve accessibility standards in the Peruvian capital city.
More than 500 Peruvian and international companies attended a Lima 2019 procurement seminar.
The Lima 2019 Organising Committee have announced that surfing world champion Sofía Mulánovich has become an ambassador for the 2019 Pan American and Parapan American Games.
The oldest university in the Americas, the National University of San Marcos, will host the football tournaments at the Lima 2019 Pan American and Parapan American Games.
The Organising Committee of the Lima 2019 Pan American Games welcomed the London Legacy Development Corporation (LLDC) as it continues to seek expertise from the organisers of the 2012 Olympics.
Carlos Neuhaus, President of the Lima 2019 Pan American Games, has said the relationship between the British and Peruvian Governments has had a positive impact on the upcoming event.
Coordination Commission chair Keith Joseph has claimed Lima 2019's Organising Committee have the ability to deliver a successful Pan American Games.
PanAmSports President Neven Ilic has warned that "time is scarce" in preparing for the 2019 Pan American Games in Lima following the latest series of meetings of the Coordination Commission for next year’s event.
Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski has praised the "excellent" progress at the Lima 2019 Athletes' Village and claimed he is more confident than ever that organisers will deliver an "outstanding" facility.
Pope Francis' visit to Lima is a sign of what the country can achieve and has "provided fresh inspiration" for the Organising Committee of the 2019 Pan American Games, it has been claimed.
International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Andrew Parsons is hopeful the Santiago 2023 Parapan American Games will help to grow Para-sport in Chile.
PanAmSports have agreed a deal with Peruvian authorities in which they reclaim a share of marketing rights for the Lima 2019 Pan American Games in return for closing a $3.3 million (£2.5 million/€3 million) debt owed since 2014.
Santiago has been confirmed as the host of the 2023 Pan American Games, after the Chilean capital's bid was unanimously approved by PanAmSports members today.