The Roster Division recruits, screens, and matches civilian experts with position vacancies in the areas of peacebuilding, humanitarian relief and development. To do this, we maintain a screened database of 41,730 experts (and growing!) in a variety of areas including:

  • human rights
  • democratization
  • elections
  • rule of law
  • governance
  • security and policing
  • counter-trafficking
  • admin-logistics
  • child protection
  • engineering
  • humanitarian aid
  • water and sanitation

CANADEM’s Roster Division has hired and seconded 5,181 experts for positions with UN agencies, multilateral organizations, national governments, NGOs, and private businesses in 74 countries.

CANADEM supports United Nations Resolution 1325 in expanding the role and contribution of women in UN field operations, thus we strongly promote the registration and participation of women. You can find more information on our 1325 roster here.

The CANADEM Advantage

Roster provides a variety of services to end users with the following advantages:

  • One of the largest rosters available to UN, IOs, NGOs and governments
  • Ensures quality and quantity of available experts
  • Affordable and cost-effective
  • Risk-free for proposed positions
  • Competitive
  • Personalized services

Register & Manage Your Profile

CANADEM registrants can now update their resumes and personal information on-line via the candidate portal. If you don’t know your username and password, e-mail

If you are a CANADEM registrant, click here to update your profile or register.

Post a Job for free

Our job postings page draws thousands of visitors each month and is an excellent way to generate interest in your organization and its vacancies.

Posting a job is free and easy. Job board can be found at

Request an Expert

The Roster contains sectoral experts speaking 63 different languages, including all official UN languages, with international expertise and experience covering most world regions.

To request an expert, click here to fill out the request form.

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