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G20 Leaders: A who's who gallery

By: Samantha Johnson on Oct. 16, 2009, 11:23 p.m.
President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva

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Brazil

President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva will leave office in 2010 after completing his second term, still enjoying a popularity rating around 70 percent. Known as "Lula" in Brazil, he has helped reduce economic disparity in the country, and recently announced a plan to ban sugarcane farming in the Amazon rain forest and other ecologically sensitive areas.