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On the Podium

Maarten van der Weijden

Duration: 38 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

Just a few years after recovering from leukaemia, swimmer Maarten van der Weijden won Olympic gold. He reveals the techniques and mindset that got him through his darkest days. Show more

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Digital Planet

BBC World Service Australasia
BBC World Service Americas and the Caribbean
BBC World Service
BBC World Service News Internet
BBC World Service Online
BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

The Compass

Automation Nation

Automation and the future of jobs

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service East and Southern Africa

Available for over a year

Daniel Susskind asks what the new wave of high-tech automation means for jobs. Show more

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BBC OS

OS conversations: Young women in Iran

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for 5 months

Three young Iranian women discuss their lives – their families and their futures. Show more

Brand

BBC OS

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Outlook

The doctor treating children 8000 miles away

Duration: 41 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

By day Dr Meena Said is a surgeon working in California. By night she arranges care remotely for critically-ill children in Afghanistan. Show more

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The Compass

Automation Nation

Automation and the future of jobs

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

Daniel Susskind asks what the new wave of high-tech automation means for jobs. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

On the Podium

Maarten van der Weijden

Duration: 38 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

Just a few years after recovering from leukaemia, swimmer Maarten van der Weijden won Olympic gold. He reveals the techniques and mindset that got him through his darkest days. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

World Business Report

US Senate passes bill to counter China tech

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

The US Senate has approved a $250bn spending plan to boost tech research and production. Show more

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The Food Chain

BBC World Service Americas and the Caribbean
BBC World Service
BBC World Service East and Southern Africa
BBC World Service News Internet
BBC World Service Online
BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East
BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Health Check

FDA approves new Alzheimer’s drug

Duration: 26 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

FDA controversial approval of a new Alzheimer’s drug; good news on the chances of catching Covid twice and Dr Jen Gunter on the risks and benefits of Hormone Replacement Therapy. Show more

BBC World Service East Asia

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