South Africa Up series

We follow a group of young South Africans as they grow up through the country's dramatic political changes.


Food tells us who we are, where we come from. AJEats visits Havana, Istanbul and Reykjavik to discover what food says about the cities’ past, present, and future.

Rebel Geeks

At the boundaries of the digital revolution, we meet the rebel geeks challenging power structures and offering a different vision of our technological future.

Science in a Golden Age

The names of Newton, Galileo and Copernicus are well known, but how have the great Islamic thinkers of the middle ages contributed to the science of today?

Women Make Change

A fresh look at women, poverty solutions and development economics.

My Nigeria

Six films. Six people. Six personal insights into Africa's number one economic powerhouse - Nigeria.

The People's Health

From doctors and nurses to patients and politicians - an unrivalled, comprehensive portrait of worldwide healthcare at the crossroads.

Risking it all

An action-packed series following people around the world who take extraordinary risks to earn a living.

Programme Highlights