In total, by the end of 2022, 860 million people could be in a situation caused by inequalities that have been exacerbated by the pandemic, inflation and war in Ukraine, according to a report by Intermón Oxfam.
Action Against Hunger is concerned about the economic and social consequences that could raise the number of people living in a state of severe food insecurity to over one billion in the foreseeable future.
weSAVEeat brings shops and users together in order to sell the surplus of the day at cheaper prices.
The initiative was launched by the United Nations on 2012. Its main goal is to eradicate hunger in 13 years in compliance with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
Xavier Montagut: 'It is possible to tackle food poverty without falling victim of assistance-based practices that make it chronic'
The president of the Xarxa de Consum Solidari (Solidarity Consumption Network) argues that tackling hunger with leftovers is not effective to combat this problem or to reduce food waste.