Join the Pool of Experts

Are you a water expert and would you like to work for DSS water or DRR-Team? Both programmes are always looking for experts who are willing to deploy their expertise and experience abroad to prevent water-related issues or to provide support in emergency situations. If you apply for the pool of experts, your CV and contact details will be admitted to our database. Further information on amongs others our working method, terms and conditions and reimbursements can be found in the FAQ.

When you are deployed for DSS water or DRR-Team you agree to the condition that we can mention your name and your company/organisation in our communication about the deployment on for example our website or in newsletters.

Expert DSS water

  • Support in emergency relief
  • At the request of international humanitarian organisations
  • Experts work individually under the supervision of the requesting organisation
  • Call for expert and deployment on very short notice

In order to join DSS water and its deployments you are required to complete the BSAFE online security awareness training (basic & advanced) of the UN. This is an official requirement. The certificates for completion of the trainings can be added to your profile after registration.

Join DSS water

Expert DRR-Team

  • Provide advice in preventing or mitigating the effects of water-related disasters
  • At the request of foreign governments
  • Missions in a team with several experts, led by a Teamleader

Join DRR-Team

Expert DSS MHPSS

  • Support in emergency relief
  • At the request of international humanitarian organisations
  • Experts work under the supervision of the requesting organisation
  • Call for expert and deployment on very short notice (departure within a few days)

For your registration at DSS MHPSS you must have completed the online safety courses provided by the UN (basic & advanced). This is an official requirement, we cannot deploy an expert who has not successfully completed these courses. The certificates for completion of the trainings can be added to your profile after registration.

Join DSS MHPSS