""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."
Christine Lagarde warns that rise of populism and protectionism could damage Europe's prosperity.
UK PLC gets poor marks and Brexit is partially to blame says bank.
The World Economic Forum opens with a warning that global economic growth is picking up, but too many people are being left out.
Greek counter terrorism officers have arrested a man in connection with a number of parcel bombs sent to EU officials in March 2017.
IMF chief Christine Lagarde says she is optimistic about the future of the world economy and believes the long-awaited global recovery is taking place.
The IMF has said that the global upswing in economic activity is strengthening despite issues in US and UK
During a trip to Athens, the French President called for greater financial solidarity between European countries, saying that dealing economic matters in the Eurozone, should be the prerogative of Eurozone members.
Both the US and the UK are to have a slower economic growth than previously predicted according to the International Monetary Fund.
Germany is calling on Western nations to help Africa tackle the poverty and conflict driving migrants into Europe.
Euro zone finance ministers have failed to agree a deal with Greece which is needed to unlock the next instalment of its multi-billion euro bailout.
The International Monetary Fund urges the German government to stop giving balancing the budget a higher priority than investment.
The International Monetary Fund warns of "significant" uncertainty and risks to growth for Asia even as it raises its growth forecast.
An agreement has been announced, paving the way for emergency funds for Athens in return for more painful reforms.
The IMF committee had previously warned protectionism posed a risk to global growth.
The heads of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank are upbeat on working successfully with the Trump administration.
The International Monetary Fund has raised its global growth forecast for 2017 but warned protectionist policies could undermine the modest recovery.
The International Monetary Fund's Christine Lagarde says the global economic recovery is gaining momentum but could be cut off by protectionism.
Ukraine's Central Bank governor Valeria Gontareva has resigned in a blow to reform plans for its battered corruption-plagued economy.
New impasse in the negotiations of the Greek program raises fears of a repeat of a "Greek drama"
An envelope which exploded at the European offices of the International Monetary Fund in Paris on Thursday bore a Greek return address.