Dame Carol has founded and been a member for an array of different organisations and committees.

  • Founder and Patron of the Sir Buri Kidu Heart Institute, Papua New Guinea (established 1995)
  • Board Member of Port Moresby YWCA and Council member of the National YWCA (1980’s)
  • Facilitated establishment of Business and Professional Women’s Club of Port Moresby – Life Member
  • Facilitated chartering of The Soroptimists – Port Moresby
  • Founding Patron of Safe Motherhood Alliance of Papua New Guinea (SMALL PNG) from 2011
  • Founder and Patron of Ginigoada Bisnis Development Foundation (focuses on business and income-generating skills training for marginalised youth and women) from 2000
  • Non-resident Fellow of the Lowy Institute from 2012 to 2015
  • Board Member – Pacific Institute for Public Policy from 2013
  • Patron, Australian Volunteers International (AVI) from 2013