Knights Grand Cross of the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic in all BBC programmes
Mark Coles looks at the life and career of Antonio Guterres, UN secretary general.
Jonathan Maitland profiles the Greek prime minister George Papandreou.
Mark Coles profiles the President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker.
Edward Stourton profiles Michelle Bachelet, former and perhaps future president of Chile.
Mark Mardell scrutinises Romano Prodi, who wants to be Italy's next Prime Minister.