China: Here and Now

Published On: October 01, 2018
In the 1970s, ordinary Chinese citizens were said to have three dreams: to own a watch, a bicycle, and a radio. What are the dreams of the Chinese people today?
Published On: October 01, 2018
Did China's one-child policy really create a generation of spoiled, privileged, selfish young adults?
Published On: October 31, 2018
Diana Fu, a University of Toronto Asian politics professor, introduces two documentaries: Only Me Generation and China's 3 Dreams.
Published On: November 13, 2018
The Agenda discusses the lasting effects of China's one-child policy, instituted in 1978 and ended in 2016.
Published On: November 13, 2018

Starting in 1979, families were allowed to have just one child — now these single children are pampered, lonely, and burdened adults.

Published On: October 01, 2018
This documentary takes a revealing look at members of China's super-rich elite who have made their home in Britain or spend a lot of time there.
Published On: October 31, 2018
Diana Fu, a University of Toronto Asian politics professor, introduces the documentary, Beijing Billionaires.
Published On: November 06, 2018

The children of Chinese billionaires flaunt their wealth on social media and fetishize British aristocratic culture — but will the mega-wealthy use their clout to help those less fortunate?

Published On: October 31, 2018

Ontario is the world’s largest exporter of American ginseng to China — but disease and trade disputes are putting the lucrative industry at risk.

Published On: October 01, 2018
China's investments in Egypt aim to push it towards political and social stability, with the goal of making Cairo a gateway to African markets.
Published On: October 01, 2018
The New Silk Road megaproject has enormous implications for Iran, where strengthened ties to China could transform the country.
Published On: October 30, 2018
The Agenda discusses China's investments in Africa.
Published On: October 30, 2018

Through infrastructure projects and diplomacy, China is making inroads into Iran, Egypt, and other nations

Published On: October 01, 2018
Can Beijing and Islamabad overcome political and security challenges to make the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor a reality?
Published On: October 01, 2018
The first episode explores an enduring historical relationship and the motivations behind Beijing's astonishing new trade initiatives.
Published On: October 23, 2018

The Belt and Road Initiative is opening up markets worldwide — but not everyone welcomes growing Chinese engagement.

Published On: October 01, 2018
From the perspectives of four of the country's most powerful businesswomen, this documentary explores the huge transformation taking place in China.
Published On: October 01, 2018
China produces 90 per cent of the world's consumer electronics, but the toxic chemicals in the supply chain take a heavy toll on the young workforce.