"The warring parties have obligations under international law to avoid civilian casualties and to ensure civilians have safe access to food, shelter, water and medical attention."
- Dr Daleep Mukarji director of Christian Aid
"I don't think it understood the sector in the past, it was just a huge blob occupying a part of the economy."
- John Knight head of external affairs at Leonard Cheshire, on the Government's relationship with the voluntary sector
"It's made it easier for us to have meaningful dialogue with decision makers."
- George Baxter of WWF Scotland, on Scottish devolution.