Conference hosted by the UK and Germany will bring more than 30 countries together to discuss green recovery plans and strategies after weeks of coronavirus chaos
Deal could revive Germany's 'grand coalition' and retain long term emission targets, but negotiating blueprint remains light on details for future climate strategy
French premier pledges to plug US gap in IPCC funding, as German Chancellor Angela Merkel delivers 'common message' in support of Paris Agreement
Green Party could prove vital to securing stable government for Chancellor Merkel, after her Christian-Democrats failed to win governing majority in Sunday's election
Merkel intended climate change to be a centrepiece issue of this week's G20 meeting, but reports suggest scheduled meeting between Trump and Putin put it at risk of becoming a side show
German Chancellor stresses Paris Agreement focus at next week's meeting in Hamburg and states 'we cannot wait to act until the science has convinced every last doubter'
Merkel and Musk join global call for US to stick with Paris Agreement, as major new study argues investment in low carbon infrastructure will boost economic growth