Unreported World | Season 1-33


Unreported World’s reporters travel to some of the most dangerous and neglected parts of the globe offering the viewer an unrivaled insight into the daily reality for those whose lives are rarely glimpsed by the global news machine.

As Channel 4's flagship current affairs strand, Unreported World is consistently ahead of the pack; unearthing stories and traveling to emerging hot spots before the rest of the world’s news teams catch up. Speaking to the people directly affected by issues the series shows the audience a world less visited by cameras and reporting.

Reporter-led, immediate, accessible and with an emphasis on telling stories with strong human interest, Unreported World is television reporting at its best.

Season 32 episodes will include stories from: Yemen, India, Germany and Vietnam.

Seasons 1-32: 221 x 30'
NEW | Season 33: 8 x 30'

Available screeners

  • Sex for Grades (S32 Ep8)

    Sex for Grades (S32 Ep8)

    Report on teachers giving good grades to schoolgirls in exchange for sex.

  • South Africa's Skin Bleaching Scandal (S32 Ep7)

    South Africa's Skin Bleaching Scandal (S32 Ep7)

    Investigation into harmful skin-bleaching products used in South Africa.

  • The Prison from Hell (S32 Ep6)

    The Prison from Hell (S32 Ep6)

    Report on the Haiti prison system where inmates are locked up without conviction of crime.

  • The Fish Bombers (S32 Ep5)

    The Fish Bombers (S32 Ep5)

    Borneo’s local fishers use explosives to kill fish but create environmental disaster to coral.

  • Vietnam's Toxic Legacy (S32 Ep4)

    Vietnam's Toxic Legacy (S32 Ep4)

    Revealing child defects caused by toxic herbicide dropped by US forces during the Vietnam War.

  • Exiled: Europe's Gay Refugees (S32 Ep3)

    Exiled: Europe's Gay Refugees (S32 Ep3)

    Meet gay refugees who’ve escaped to Germany from the Middle East but still face abuse.

  • India's Blind Daters (S32 Ep2)

    India's Blind Daters (S32 Ep2)

    Discover India’s matchmaking schemes for people with disabilities.

  • Yemen: Britain's Unseen War (S32 Ep1)

    Yemen: Britain's Unseen War (S32 Ep1)

    Report on Saudi-led coalition's bombing campaign in Yemen and its results of starvation.

  • Iran's Dating Revolution (S31 Ep8)

    Iran's Dating Revolution (S31 Ep8)

    Visits the Islamic Republic of Iran for a rare look at the realities of life for young Iranians.

  • Betrayal Of Kenya's Athletes (S31 Ep7)

    Betrayal Of Kenya's Athletes (S31 Ep7)

    Witness Kenya's athlete's attempting to fix accusations of doping and corruption.


  • 229 x 30'


  • Current Affairs
  • Documentary


  • Quicksilver Media

Commissioning Broadcaster

  • Channel 4

Year of production

  • 2000-2017