DW's Christoph Kober talks to Diane Regas, executive director at the Environmental Defense Fund and one of the participants in the World Economic Forum. She says the Paris climate deal cannot be underestimated, despite the problems still in place.
President Trump's controversial tweets about global warming have left many heads of state stony-faced. But big business is now pushing Washington to implement the United Nations' climate goals.
A spokeswomen for the Syrian delegation to COP23 has said the country is ready to join the Paris accord. This would make the United States the only country that's not a part of the global climate pact.
From California to Cape Town, from Oslo to the Solomon Islands — local and regional leaders around the world are stepping up their game to fight climate change. Cities will be decisive in limiting global warming.
James Hansen talked to DW about liberal governments that don't act coherently when it comes to global warming – and why they're more dangerous than climate change deniers like US President Donald Trump.
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