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Become a NORCAP expert

15. august 2014
NORCAP is now recruiting new experts to join the emergency roster. Applicants should be ready to deploy on mission within 12 months after recruitment.
Become a NORCAP expert
04. juli 2014
One year into the Syrian civil war, school attendance by Palestine refugee children plummeted and only 40 % remained in school. With the contribution of NORCAP education in emergencies specialist Elin Gjertsen, UNRWA has managed to turn the negative trend.
Turning the negative trend for Palestinian students
04. juli 2014
In the Central African Republic, more than 2.5 million people depend on humanitarian assistance. In a recent briefing note, the GenCap Gender specialist in the country highlights how the conflict undermines the personal and collective security of girls and women.
"Now we don't even know where to start from"
25. juni 2014
An estimated 250,000 children have been displaced since armed groups seized control over Mosul in June, according to UNICEF. “The uncertainty they face is tough,” says child protection expert Magnus Boutera.
"Fear and uncertainty facing Iraqi children"

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Request experts from NORCAP

NORCAP deploys experts on demand to the UN, regional organisations and national governments. Read about how your organisation can request personnel.

A holistic approach to debriefing

Debriefing has become an integral part of NORCAP's follow-up of roster members. In this recent case-study, staff care adviser Ole Martin Holte explains why debriefing contributes to a more resilient roster.

Strengthening the UN

NORCAP personnel increasingly contribute to capacity building within the UN. Through their work, they help make the UN and other international organisations more efficient.

NORCAP training programmes

All active NORCAP roster members who are not currently on a mission are eligible to participate in NORCAP’s training programmes.

Annual report 2013

Read about NORCAP's activities and geographic and thematic priorities in the annual report for 2013.

Giving insight to decision-makers

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.

August update




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