REGIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL APPOINTMENTS


  • Pacific representative on the Board of the Commonwealth of Learning, 2008 -2013
  • Member of International Advisory Board of The Cairns Institute, James Cook University
  • Member of the UN Pacific Commission on AIDS which oversaw the preparation of the Pacific AIDS Report, 2008 – 2010
  • Member of the Global Commission on HIV and the Law, 2010 – 2012
  • Three year term on the Executive Committee of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association as a Pacific representative plus three years on the CPA Women’s Committee for the Pacific region.
  • Member of the Pacific Regional Green Growth Initiative lead by IUCN (International Union for the Conservation of Nature) from 2012
  • Member of High Level Global Taskforce on ICPD (International Convention on Population and Development) beyond 2014 (2012 – 2015)
  • Inaugural Chair for the Sir Ebia Olewale Chair for PNG Studies, Deakin University, 2015-2016
  • Patron of Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies Research project, Burnett Institute, 2015 –