A meeting of 195-nation Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change in South Korea is vetting a major report that traces pathways for cutting global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius. The bombshell 20-page report is due to be released on October 8.
UN climate talks in Bonn will begin on Wednesday. Even though the US said it will withdraw from the Paris agreement, it has sent a delegation.
Up to 25,000 people are expected to attend the UN's annual conference on fighting climate change in Germany.
Even though the US attended a meeting in Montreal on the agreement, the Trump administration says it intends to withdraw from the Paris accord.
President Donald Trump announced on Thursday the United States, the world's second biggest carbon emitter, was quitting the 2015 Paris Agreement. But what does this decision means for signatory countries?
California Governor Jerry Brown led a chorus of protest in the United States, calling "insane" President Trump's decision to pull out of the international agreement to try to slow global warming.
Leaders of China, Russia, Germany, Britain and the EU have spoken in favour of the Paris agreement and appealed to President Trump to not abandon the climate accord when he announces his decision later today.
Talks over setting a rule book for the Paris Agreement went ahead with the Americans even though President Donald Trump has threatened to pull the plug on US participation.
A senior administration official confirmed that the White House meeting to discuss the issue has been postponed.
Negotiators are meeting in Bonn, Germany to work on a "rule book" for putting the Paris Climate Agreement into practice, but Trump's threat to pull out of the pact has cast doubts over the talks.
The pact has strong international support but whether or not it will be effectively implemented remains to be seen.
All 28 European Union countries will collectively endorse the legally-binding agreement in the coming week.
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