Participants at the 2009 L’Aquila Summit
G8 Leaders
United States – President Barack Obama
Japan – Prime Minister Taro Aso
Germany – Chancellor Angela Merkel
United Kingdom – Prime Minister Gordon Brown
France – President Nicolas Sarkozy
Italy – Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi
Canada – Prime Minister Stephen Harper
Russia – President Dmitry Medvedev
European Union – Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt (Sweden/European Union Council)
European Union – President Jose Manuel Barroso (European Union Commission)

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G5 Leaders
China – Dai Bingguo, state councillor, representing President Hu Jintao
India – Prime Minister Manmohan Singh
Brazil – President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva
Mexico – President Felipe Calderon
South Africa – Prime Minster Jacob Zuma

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Other Leaders
Egypt – President Hosni Mubarak
Netherlands – Prime Minister Jan Peter Balkenende
Spain – Prime Minister Luis Rodriguez Zapatero
Turkey – Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan

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Major Economies Forum Leaders
Australia – Prime Minister Kevin Rudd
Indonesia – President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono
Korea – President Myung-bak Lee
Denmark – Prime Minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen

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African Leaders
Algeria – President Abdelaziz Bouteflika
Angola – President Jose Eduardo dos Santos
Ethiopia (NEPAD Chair) – Prime Minister Meles Zenawi
Libya (African Union Chair) – Colonel Muammar al-Gaddafi
Nigeria – President Umaru Yar’Adua
Senegal – President Abdoulaye Wade
Commission for the African Union (AU) – Chair Jean Ping

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International Organizations
International Energy Agency (IEA) –Executive Director Nobuo Tanaka
International Labour Organization (ILO) – Director-General Juan Somavia
International Monetary Fund (IMF) – Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) – Secretary General Angel Gurria
United Nations (UN) – Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon
World Bank – President Robert Zoellick
World Trade Organization (WTO) – Director General Pascal Lamy
Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) – Director General Jacques Diouf
International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) – President Kanayo F. Nwanze
World Food Programme (WFP) – Executive Director Josette Sheeran