""She has dedicated her life to improving the situation of people with intellectual disabilities and their parents in Lithuania and elsewhere.""Angelika Hild
"The bigger problem comes if the EC’s flawed approach becomes the basis for new global rules and norms around digital trade"Nigel Cory
Information Technology and Innovation Foundation
"Savita died because religious objections were given more value than her life."Shannon Kowalski and Susan Wood
International Women’s Health Coalition
""God willing, next year we will celebrate this event again, hoping that the reconstruction of the city will have progressed.""Najim al-Jibouri
Military Commander in Mosul
"“The substance is very stable. It can be washed away by rain, it can evaporate under the sun. But it won’t decompose.""Vladimir Uglev
""If we want the best for our children, we need to want the best for all our teachers too.""Małgorzata Kulesza
Teacher in Poland
"People in Europe worry about migration for sure. But their attitudes to it are complex and open to change"Benjamin Ward
Deputy Europe and Central Asia Director, Human Rights Watch
"If there is peace between Ethiopian and Eritrean people, the horn of Africa region will be a region of peace and development."
Nadim Houry is director of Human Rights Watch’s terrorism and counter-terrorism programme.
Torture in Syria: ECCHR Berlin filed criminal complaints to the German Federal Public Prosecutor against Syrian high-level officials.
Prison torture in Syria: The human rights lawyer al-Bunni and the Berlin based ECCHR filed criminal complaints against high-ranking Syrian officials
Torture in Syria is systemic, says Abdul Karim Rihawi, founder of the Syrian Human Rights League.
Euronews reporter Hans von der Brelie speaks with Syrian victims of torture who are seeking justice in Germany.
The European Parliament has awarded the Sakharov prize for human rights to members of Venezuela's democratic opposition.
The award is being accepted in Strasbourg by the president of the Venezuelan National Assembly and political prisoners
Dozens of stars from the entertainment world have united to push Turkey to free jailed journalist Deniz Yucel
the global conversation
Euronews obtains rare interviews by voices of the opposition in Venezuela.
Comments came from the UN Commissioner for Human Rights at a special session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva
The Philippine President's war on drugs has led to thousands of extrajudicial killings and drawn international condemnation.
Iran airs what it claims is proof that Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe was training Iranian journalists
Fighting continues and millions suffer from forgotten conflict in Europe’s east
A protest has taken place outside immigration offices in New York to support an undocumented father-of-two facing deportation
Amnesty International says Myanmar’s treatment of Rohingya Muslims amounts to apartheid, a crime against humanity.
A shortage of tents and containers inside Chios's refugee centre means a shanty town of shelters and tents is springing up on its perimeter.
The concern voiced is in stark contrast with other countries, accused of skirting around the issues
There are many people around the world who are born and die without leaving any official trace of their existence. They are ghosts in their own country; unaccounted for, unidentifiable and hidden.
Effort was made to gather evidence of Communist beliefs and sexual impropriety to discredit Civil Rights leader.
EU Commissioner dennounce 'ethnic cleansing' of Rohingyas