Nipuni Wijewickrema

Nipuni Wijewickrema

Nipuni Wijewickrema

2016 Young Australian of the Year (ACT) |
Social entrepreneur

Biogragrahy:

From:
ACT

A young woman trying to change the world “one flower at a time”, Nipuni Wijewickrema runs a floristry business designed to create employment opportunities for people with special needs. Nip, as she is affectionately known, first established GG’s Florist with her family to ensure her 16 year old younger sister Gayana would have fulfilling work after graduating from high school.