TRT World is a Turkish public broadcaster which broadcasts in English 24 hours a day and is operated by the TRT and based in the Ulus area of Istanbul. It provides worldwide news and current affairs focusing on Turkey, Europe, Africa, and Western and Southern Asia. In addition to its Istanbul headquarters, TRT World has broadcasting centres and studios in Washington D.C. and London. It is a member of the Association for International Broadcasting.
In addition to those listed below, TRT World runs various once-off documentaries. Current programmes on the channel are:
Africa Matters: Africa Matters, hosted by Adesewa Josh, is TRT World’s flagship Africa programme that brings stories from the African continent.
Across The Balkans: Weekly programme hosted by Nafisa Latic, prepared by Zeynep Gizem Ozdemir, featuring interviews with guests from Balkan Region regarding issues related to the region.
Beyond the game: Daily sports show.
Money Talks: Daily finance programme hosted by Azhar Sukri, featuring TRT World’s Editor at Large, Craig Copetas with in-depth reports and analysis,
Roundtable: Hosted by David Foster. Roundtable is a discussion programme where guests debate the news.
Showcase: Daily arts and culture show.
The Newsmakers: Hosted by Imran Garda. The channel’s flagship current affairs programme, featuring reports and interviews.
Compass: Monthly documentary series filmed globally. Compass is an exploration of issues through art, culture and creativity.
Double-Check: Weekly show double-checking various news stories from the week. Turkish-Australian journalist Omer Kablan is the presenter and writer for the show.
Inside America with Ghida Fakhry: Weekly in-depth interviews with American opinion and policy-makers exploring the issues shaping US politics, presented by Ghida Fakhry.
Bigger Than Five: Current affairs program about global issues and international power politics hosted by Ghida Fakhry. Its name derived from Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s saying “The world is bigger than five”.
Strait Talk: Brings audience the much-needed context to stories that are changing the world. It features in depth analyses of global events that are redefining our age. This show is hosted by Ayse Suberker.