"The European Commission's development programme has the potential to be an enormous force for good. Instead it is an embarrassment."

Clare Short, secretary of State for International Development

"We need to help developing countries bypass the industrial revolution - otherwise we're stuffed."

Robert Napier, chief executive of WWF, on the environment and the Johannesburg summit

"There is absolutely no pressure on anybody not to make a profit."

Stephen Timms, trade and industry minister, on the role of social enterprises in delivering public services.

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