News & Current Affairs

Objectif Monde L'hebdo

( Season 2021 )
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.
www.tv5monde.com/objectifmonde

Episodes

Episode
14
Perenco, la low-cost du pétrole
Perenco, the low-cost oil company

What happens to oil wells when the industry giants no longer want them? An in-depth look at Perenco, a company buying them at rock bottom prices to pump out every last drop. How can we force these companies to also assume the remediation work afterwards? Report by "Complément d'Enquête".

Guests: Louis Milano-Dupont, journalist, author of "Perenco, la low-cost du pétrole"; Filipe Calvao, professor at the Graduate Institute of Genève, specialist in the economies and industries of extraction.
Episode
15
Volunteer tourism, trading on shame

Paying to travel whilst helping the most vulnerable! Volunteer tourism may be a rapidly developing sector, but several NGOs are concerned about the dangers behind this apparently praiseworthy system. Isabelle Ducret slipped on the shoes of a temporary volunteer. A report for "Temps Present", by the RTS.

Guests: Isabelle Ducret, journalist, author of "Tourisme humanitaire, le business de la honte"; Alexandre Roux, deputy human resources director for MSF field workers (Switzerland).

Presented by: Dominique Laresche.