UVDA is the leading investigative and current affairs program on Israeli television, that offers documentary reports on both domestic and international topics
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Uvda ("Fact" in Hebrew) is the leading investigative and current affairs program on Israeli television. The program offers documentary reports on both domestic and international topics and has cemented its prestige by wining almost every other journalistic broadcast award in Israel.
UVDA is hosted by Mrs. Ilana Dayan, Jur. D., one of Israel's leading journalism and television personalities. Alongside of Mrs. Dayan works a team of high profiled reporters and together they create the most special composition of investigative reports, profiles and documentary films
The program was first aired in 1993, with the launch of commercial television in Israel. In 2005 the show was bought by Keshet Broadcasting LTD, Israel's most successful television network. In fact, Uvda is the only program broadcasted continuously to this day.
The show is broadcasted in Hebrew, but we proud ourselves on documentaries that span the globe and deal with international affairs as well. We have aired more than 500 episodes ranging from social issues and human interest to military and intelligence affairs.
Ilana Dayan was born in Argentina and immigrated to Israel with her family at the age of 6. She was drafted to the Israeli Defense Forces during the First Lebanon War and served as producer, editor and correspondent for the Israel Army Radio. She was the first woman correspondent in the station's history. Afterwards she studied law at Tel Aviv University and went on to complete her Phd at Yale University. Nowadays she teaches courses on freedom of speech at Tel Aviv University. Mrs. Dayan is known for her professional integrity, accurate reporting and high standard coverage. Uvda is recognized for its ability to present complex issues in an intelligent, in depth and remarkable way.