Sustainability is an important topic within BNNVARA’s philosophy and they try and insert it into their programming as much as possible.
‘Make Holland Great Again’ is a prime example of this, the creators aim to make the Netherlands aware of social issues through simple ‘missions’, showing how individual contributions can bring about major changes.
Topics tackled in the show include depression among young people, low literacy rates and the shortage of blood donors. But also, and most interesting for albert: issues related to climate change, such as water shortages, food waste, litter, fast fashion and the use of plastic bottles.
Each episode of Make Holland Great Again lasts approximately 42 minutes. Eight episodes are broadcasted per season and every episode covers two different topics which are recorded over the course of 6 days per topic.