Mr Jorge Spiteri is a Volunteer with the Malta Beekeepers’ Association and is a small-scale beekeeper responsible for the rearing of honeybees in various localities around Malta including public spaces and educational institutions since seven years ago.
Currently, he is the secretary of the Malta Beekeepers’ Association and an administrator for the MaYA Foundation whilst being qualified as an Architect and Civil Engineer. He is active together with other beekeepers in Breeds of Origin Conservancy working on the local honeybee Apis mellifera ruttneri. Collaboration with other organisations and key individuals were established for the awareness of the importance of the honeybee in its ecosystem and for sustainable practices throughout.
Sector: Environment and Animal Welfare