The Rio 2016 organising committee has unveiled the official slogan (motto), A New World for the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games scheduled to be held in August 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Key Facts

  • 2016 Rio Olympic and Paralympic Games will be the first Olympic and Paralympic Games to held in South America.

Background

The creation of official slogan for the Olympic and Paralympic Games is a tradition of each Olympic Games.