We will gradually add more of the many tributes received in order to show what an incredible individual Carolina was. For now we include some links to the official tributes or statements from the organisations she worked with. Please email us at if you notice that we have missed some, or if you would like to send a tribute yourself.

1. Statement by the The Minister of Higher Education, Science and Innovation, Dr Blade Nzimande

2. Statement from the South African National Research Foundation

3. Announcement from the University of the Western Cape

4. Statement from the Inter-university Institute for Data Intensive Astronomy

4. Message from the African Astronomical Society

5. Tribute from the African Network of Women in Astronomy

6. Statement from the National Organising Committee of the IAU General Assembly 2024

6. Article in the Cape Argus

7. Article in Eyewitness News