Society

Understand society and what lies behind it. A well balanced society can lead to a greater means of productivity and connectivity for all of us, effectively awarding an easier human life. A bad society can create rifts and disrupt lives. Find and study societies across the world on Work Lizard to gain an insight into how we could improve our own societies.
The New Silk Road is one of the most ambitious undertakings by far to be put forward by the Chinese president Xi Jinping. 10,000 kilometers of road, a railway line and a shipping route from western China to Europe via Kazakhstan, the Urals and Moscow. In the form of a geopolitical road movie, this documentary looks at the far-reaching shifts in the Eurasian power balance.
We head to Nepal to witness the centuries-old tradition of worshipping Kumari, a living goddess manifested in the body of a young girl, to see how life is for the sacred children spending their lives in a temple - and what happens when they grow.
This documentary visits the people of Samburu, who have maintained a strict patriarchy for over 500 years in northern Kenya. That is, until 25 years ago, when Rebecca Lolosoli founded Umoja village as a safe haven for the region's women.
The Future Cities series takes us inside some of the world’s biggest startup nations - Israel, and Shenzhen in China, looking at how and why the cities have evolved so rapidly.
Farmers have always been self reliant, but big business modernizations in the world of farm equipment has left most farmers in the dust. We investigate the farmers hacking their equipment to regain the right to repair their tools.
This six-part documentary series follows residents of Manila's Tondo slum as they live, love, survive and aspire in some of the world's toughest living conditions.