Is a 30-minute, regularly scheduled English language television series on African heritage and current affairs from a Canadian perspective The show airs in Canada and aims to show a more positive side of Africa – unlike the poverty that is often the focus of media on Africa. Planet Africa showcases the achievements and aspirations of African people in Canada and around the world.
Planet Africa features interviews with business, development, and cultural heritage leaders; success stories featuring African enterprise; foreign companies and organizations in Africa; spotlight on people making a difference; and special features on such aspects as technology transfer, women in business, youth enterprise, heritage and attractions, exporting African culture, and country reports.
Each programme unit is either a special feature with a focus on one of these topics or standard programme with 3 main sections, namely heritage and attractions, country report, spotlight, and success story. The show aims to offer features from all African countries.
Economic Development, Women, Youth, Technology.