Food banks as a tool in the fight against poverty and hunger
ZeroW-Hero Oltion Shena is the founder of Feeding Albania, a community of organisations that fights poverty and hunger in Albania through e.g. food banks and redirecting food to people in need.
Meet Oltion in the video below. Here, Oltion argues that developing countries need acces to new FLW technologies and applications that are emerging around the world in the fight against poverty and hunger in developing countries.
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