The paradox of scarcity in abundance: the contribution of food banks against poverty in Italy

Giancarlo Rovati

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Abstract

IN ITALY THE CONTRAST OF POVERTY RECEIVES AN IMPORTANT CONTRIBUTION BY A NETWORK OF FOOD BANKS STARTED 25 YEARS AGO THAT ACTUALLY SUPPORTS ABOUT 9000 CHARITIES DIRECTLY FACING WITH MORE THAN 1,7 MILLION POOR PEOPLE
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEnvisioning a future without food waste and food poverty. Societal Challenges
EditorsDE RENOBLES SCHEIFLER MARTA ESCAJEDO SAN EPIFANIO LOUIS
Pages259-264
Number of pages6
Publication statusPublished - 2015

Keywords

  • ABUNDANCE
  • FOOD BANK
  • POVERTY
  • SCARSITY

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