Thomas & Friends™ collaborate with the United Nations

Published on September 10, 2018

Meet the thinkers behind Thomas & Friends and the show’s fresh global outlook

When it comes to telling a good story, relevance is everything, even for preschool entertainment.

In a push to inspire the next generation of global citizens, the team behind the Thomas & Friends series collaborated with the United Nations to incorporate new storylines that reflect a broader world view, introducing themes ranging from gender equality and sustainability to education.

Check out this video to learn more about the new show, and hear from the people who were integral to its exciting reinvention.

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