The Inaugural Rotary Melbourne Environmental Sustainability Award

Presenting Claire Moore – Award Recipient

Claire Moore is the Founder and CEO of Sweet Justice Ltd a Social Enterprise teaching Beekeeping within the Justice System.

Claire was the 2019 Agrifutures Rural Woman of the Year for Beekeeping. During a radio conversation with Jon Faine on ABC, Jon mentioned a beekeeping program in the United States that had decreased reoffending rates from sixty per cent  to four per cent by teaching commercial beekeeping skills to ex-offenders upon release.

Sweet Justice Ltd started teaching within the Justice system in 2020 and aims to hire its first beekeepers in a beekeeping social enterprise in the later part of 2021.

The Award will be awarded on Wednesday September 15,  by Professor John Thwaites AM at our weekly club meeting online via Zoom.

Professor Thwaites, Chairman ClimateWorks Australia, will address the club on Australia’s Progress Against the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

To register via Humanitix follow the link: https://events.humanitix.com/15-sep-rotary-melb-lunch

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