Big Polluters at COP27 In the absence of strong measures to keep fossil fuel companies out, the problem of corporate interference continues grow, with even more fossil fuel lobbyists attending COP27 compared to COP26. The influence of fossil fuel lobbyists is greater than frontline countries and communities. Delegations from African countries and indigenous communities are dwarfed by representatives of corporate interests directly at odds with the level of systemic change needed to slow the climate crisis. Fossil fuel lobbyists are working openly through a number of country delegations, pushing back against calls to curtail the fossil fuel industry. Fossil fuel lobbyists registered as official parties, NGOs or IGOs at CoP27 Access the full data above as a spreadsheet here.