News & Current Affairs

Objectif Monde L'hebdo

( Season 2023 )
Report, inquiry, investigation ... "Objectif Monde L'Hebdo", a television magazine by French-speaking editorialists, takes time to reflect and analyse through the expert insights and opinions provided by specialists. A TV5MONDE programme, jointly produced with RTS, in collaboration with its francophone partners (RTBF, Radio-Canada, France Télévisions).

Presented by: Dominique Laresche.


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Redefining the second

A minor revolution is underway in the field of measurements. All around the world, specialists in this area are aiming to agree over the next decade on a new definition of the second, the basic unit of time.
A report by Gaëlle Lussiaà-Berdou for Radio-Canada's magazine programme "Découverte".

Guests: Gaëlle Lussiaà-Berdou, journalist at Radio-Canada; Laurence-Isaline Stahl-Gretsch, curator at the Geneva Museum of Science History.

Presenter: Dominique Laresche.
"Titan", a tragedy that could have been avoided?

More than a century after it sank, the "Titanic" continues to kill. On 18 June 2023, the submarine "Titan" was en-route to the famous wreck: an expedition that became a tragic fiasco and caused five deaths. Could Canada have prevented the accident?
Report by Julie Dufresne and Sophie Lambert for "Découverte", the Radio-Canada magazine programme.

Guests: Julie Dufresne, journalist with Radio-Canada; Bertrand Piccard, explorer, president of the Solar Impulse Foundation.