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2013
November 
Video message by  H.E. Mr. Marcin Korolec, Minister of the Environment of Poland and President-Designate of COP 19 and CMP 9

April   
Video message by Adam Matthews, Secretary General, GLOBE International

2012 
November 
Statement by H.E. Abdullah bin Hamad Al-Attiyah, President-Designate for COP 18/CMP 8 
August  
Video message by Dirk Forrister, President and CEO, International Emissions Trading Association; 
Video message by Gareth Phillips, Chair, Project Developer Forum; 
Video message by Miles Austin, Executive Director, Climate Markets & Investment Association

May Guest Video
By Kelly Rigg, Executive Director, Global Campaign for Climate Action: 
Turning the focus to “ambitious” and “fair” part of a global agreement
May written guest feature
"Harnessing collective intelligence to address climate change" by Robert
Laubacher and Thomas W. Malone, MIT Center for Collective Intelligence 

March  
Video message by Paul Polman, CEO, Unilever, on how business leaders must commit to take climate action
2011 
November   
Video message by His Excellency Jacob Zuma, President of the Republic of South Africa, looking ahead to COP 17/CMP 7
September 
Video message by Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, Minister of International Relations and Cooperation of the Republic of South Africa, and President-Designate of COP 17/CMP 7

July 
Video message by Harry Verhaar, Sr. Director Energy & Climate Change,  
Philips Lighting, on the multiple benefits of energy-efficient lighting

 2010
November
Video message by Felipe Calderón, President of Mexico, looking ahead to COP 16/CMP 6

September Guest Video
By Patricia Espinosa, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mexico and incoming President of COP 16/CMP 6
Written guest feature  
By Han Seung-soo KBE, former Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea and Chair of the GGGI Board of Directors, and Lord Nicholas Stern, Chair of the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at the London School of Economics, on how the Global Green Growth Institute is supporting green growth in developing countries

July
Video message by Vincent Kasulu Seya Makonga, Chief Director for Development at the Ministry of Environment, Nature Conservation and Tourism of the Democratic Republic of Congo on developing a national strategy for REDD+
May
Feature by Aled Jones, Deputy Director, University of Cambridge Programme for Sustainability Leadership & Facilitator, HRH Prince of Wales’s P8 Group, on scaling up Institutional Investment in Climate Solutions

March  
Feature by Peter Dunscombe, Chairman of the Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC), on how strong policy will drive private sector investment in low carbon solutions 

2009
December
Video messages by Arnold Schwarzenegger, Governor of California, and  
Archbishop Desmond Tutu, looking ahead to COP 15/CMP 5 in Copenhagen
October 
Video message by Saleemul Huq, Senior Fellow at the International Institute for Environment and Development in London, on how to fund adaptation to climate change

July  
Feature by Chaitanya Kalia, Partner - Climate Change & Sustainability  
Services, Ernst & Young, Mumbai, on strengthening the role of the private sector in combatting climate change  

May                            
Feature by Changhua Wu, Greater China Director, The Climate Group, on how China is embarking on a path towards a low-carbon future

March                         
Feature by Björn Stigson, President of the  World Business Council for 
Sustainable Development (WBCSD), on putting energy into a global agreement

2008
November   
Feature by Eric Beinhocker and Jeremy Oppenheim, McKinsey's Climate 
Change Special Initiative, on economic opportunities in a low-carbon world

October      
Feature by Joelle Chassard, Manager, Climate Finance Unit, The World Bank, on catalyzing climate action and investment

August                        
Feature by Rchard Muyungi, Chairman of the Climate Change Adaptation Fund Board and Assistant Director, Vice President’s Office, United Republic of Tanzania, on the Climate Change Adaptation Fund as a unique and key 
financing mechanism for adaptation needs in developing countries