Trump's anti-climate position has been casting a shadow over the UN climate meeting in Bonn. Paula Caballero, global director of the climate program at the World Resources Institute, explains the significance for the ongoing talks.
President Daniel Ortega has announced Nicaragua will sign the Paris climate agreement, leaving Donald Trump and Syria's Bashar Assad heads of the only two countries not taking part in the global accord.
Ministers from 34 major economies are meeting in Montreal this weekend at a summit called by the EU, Canada and China, as worries grow that the US will play a spoiler role at this year's climate summit in Bonn.
Donald Trump is mulling whether to pull the US out of the Paris Climate Agreement. As negotiators gather in Bonn to discuss putting the plan into action, the WRI's Paula Caballero tells DW what a US exit could mean.
Negotiators from almost 200 countries are meeting in Bonn to hammer out a "rule book" for putting the Paris Climate Agreement into practice. Trump's threat to pull out of the accord is putting a damper on the UN talks.
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