In this context, over 300 US business have signed a petition calling on Trump to maintain support for the Paris Agreement and President Obama has also urged elected officials to maintain financial commitments to lower carbon emissions.
"But while it created uncertainty around the role of the USA it in no way hindered the negotiations or the resolution of the parties present to bring the Paris Agreement into full force". He has previously called climate change a "hoax" invented by the Chinese.
Proposals were also made to raise funds to assist Least Developed Countries (LDCs) adapt to climate change.
Trump said on Twitter he initially cancelled Tuesday's meeting "when the terms and conditions of the meeting were changed at the last moment".
Donald: climate change is a fact, not a concept, and I do not think China can fake all of the scientific studies that have been done proving that it is real.
Asked if thought human activity was linked to climate change; he responded: "I think there is some connectivity".
This is the latest in the about-turns from his acerbic campaign rhetoric.
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"China's President Xi Jinping underlined the importance of cooperation between the two largest economies when he spoke to Trump on Monday, said Liu, who added China will continue its fight against climate change 'whatever the circumstances, '" Bloomberg reported. "It's very, very divided, and I'm going to work very hard to bring the country together".
The global community has expressed concern Trump would pull the United States out of the Paris accord, which sets specific targets for reducing carbon emissions and was signed by more than 190 countries.
"I don't want to hurt the Clintons, I really don't", Trump said in the interview.
He said he is considering "how much it will cost our companies" and the effect on American competitiveness in the global market, according to a tweet from Grynbaum.
The Eiffel Tower is illuminated in green with the words "Paris Agreement is done", to celebrate the Paris climate change agreement.
Come Jan. 20, President-elect Donald J. Trump will start carrying out his agenda. Scientists generally consider the problem to be very urgent and say that steep global emissions cuts are required to address it.
"Their move is globally significant as the carbon pollution from these countries is roughly equal to that of Russian Federation", said Greenpeace International Executive Director Jennifer Morgan.