For efficient use of your DevelopmentAid account, it's useful to understand how recruiters use the website to identify candidates.
DevelopmentAid offers a unified search experience for both experts and organizations, making the process of identifying experts similar to a job search. Link to the search tutorial.
There are several advantages for keeping your DevelopmentAid profile updated, the most notable of which is the fact that the default search sorting prioritizes profiles with recent CV updates (as much as their relevance), placing them higher up on organizations' search results.
Note: Organisations can send anonymous CV update requests by using the button found in each expert profile in the Default Database. When it is clicked, you will receive an email: