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Launched 16 January 2009
Owned by Qatar Foundation
Picture format HDTV
Country Qatar
Language Arabic
Headquarters Doha
Sister channel(s) JeemTV
Sky Italia (Italy) Channel 691
(Middle East & North Africa)
Channel 102 (HD)
Badr 5 10930 H 27500 2/3 (beIN subscription)[1]
Numericable (France) Channel 650 (SD)
Freebox TV (France) Channel 578 (SD)

Baraem (Arabic: براعم‎‎) (meaning: buds) is a pre-school Arabic television channel.

The channel caters for children between the ages of 3 and 6 years old, presenting programs specifically tailored for this age-group. It started transmission January 16, 2009,[2] and now broadcasts 17 hours daily. It is free to view on Hot Bird. Baraem's goal is to educate the young audience and guide their developing interaction with the surrounding world. The channel focuses on the early formative years of learning, with content to help develop social skills and intuition. The programs and the interactive website ( are also planned with parents, child-minders and kindergarten-teachers in mind, offering a range of innovative child-engaging ideas and techniques to help enhance the enjoyment and educational-value of the children's daily routine.

Programming for older children is broadcast under the title: Jeem TV.

Baraem is funded by Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, and managed by Al Jazeera Children’s Channel (JCC).[3]

It airs in Qatar, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Jordan, Israel, Lebanon, Palestinian Territories, Egypt, Yemen, Oman, Kuwait, Iran, Iraq, Libya, Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco, Somalia, Ethiopia, Niger, Mauritania, Senegal, Chad, Sudan, and Eritrea, most of the Arab World. It originally airs in Qatar, where its headquarters are located.

Current Programming[edit]


  1. ^ "ترددات البث | - الجزيرة للأطفال". Al Jazeera Children. Retrieved 1 March 2017. 
  2. ^ "Baraem, Shines the Skies". Al Bawaba. 27 January 2009. Retrieved 29 October 2012. 
  3. ^ Official Channel Information Sheet

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