Job creation

The potential of the initiatives to create new job opportunities and social orientated business.

Docklands Convivial Garden & Food Hub – Job creation

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There was not job creation through this project at this stage. (Sustainable Everyday & Urban Reforestation)

On the Edge Forum – Job creation

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Local jobs and supply chain are tied to the preservation of peri-urban farm land.  (Sustainable Everyday & Village Well)

Shepaarton Food Hub – Job Creation

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The food hub embraced local food production, distribution and consumption to develop more jobs and training opportunities for unskilled workers. There are also opportunities for Shepparton to become known as a ‘food city’ which would attract tourists and educational training visits. (Sustainable Everyday & Pollen Studio)

Khula app – Job Creation

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The Khula design project aims to support farmers to create sustainable, economically and environmentally, farm-based businesses. (Design Society Development DESIS Lab)

BEANOR – Job Creation

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BEANOR brings new lifestyle to the Intellectually Disabled People the community around them. Through selling the organic food to the residents they can earn money and improve their quality of life. (JU DESIS Lab)

Wangjing Endorsement – Job Creation

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The farm can hire the aged to work on it, the aged have time and they are happy to have something to do. The vegetable service station also offers the chance of employment. (JU DESIS Lab)

Vanke Kunshan Farm – Job Creation

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The research team developed a business model through which people collaborate with an employed gardener. This creates new job opportunities. (JU DESIS Lab)

Meihao Farm of Wanke – Job creation

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By involving relevant business resources from the commercial district of Wanke Meihao Square in Suzhou we were able to form a new business model where people claim a one meter farm and collaborate with an employed gardener. This has created new job opportunities. (JU DESIS Lab)

City of Greater Dandenong Food Strategy – Job Creation

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The strategy embraced local food production, distribution and consumption to develop more jobs and training opportunities for unskilled workers. (Sustainable Everyday & Field Institute Melbourne)