Trends December 2013
Shortly after Typhoon Haiyan had swept over the Philippines, requests from UN agencies for assistance started ticking in. Within a few days, the first NORCAP experts were on the way.
Become a NORCAP expert
NORCAP seeks experienced, highly motivated and independent experts. We recruit new roster members four times a year.
As the complexity of disasters increase, the need for overview and analysis grows. Information management is fast becoming one of NORCAP's most sought-after competencies.
NORCAP personnel increasingly contribute to capacity building within the UN. Through their work, they help make the UN and other international organisations more efficient.
All active NORCAP roster members who are not currently on a mission are eligible to participate in NORCAP’s training programmes.
Read about NORCAP's activities and geographic and thematic priorities in the annual report for 2013.