Candost Aydın Profile

ProfilesCandost Aydın is an advisor with an academic background in Economics, Law and Political Science, and Asian Studies. Currently, he is acting as a senior advisor/cluster coordinator for programmes in response to displacement crisis, incorporating measures on labour market interventions, private sector development, civil society development, community-based initiatives, local governance, policy planning and dialogue, education, career guidance and TVET, mental health, and protection.

Candost Aydin

His research interests are flight and migration, forced displacement, humanitarian & development and peace nexus, return and reintegration, socio-economic integration, economic policies, market-based livelihood interventions, labour market interventions, private sector development, change management and sustainable development, circular economy, development economics, geopolitics, society and environment in the context of and beyond area studies.

He has contributed to the following publications: Engaging and Involving Displaced Persons and Host Communities in Project Implementation (GIZ, Oct 19, 2022), Promotion of Digital and Green Transformation for Employment Prospects (25th International Metropolis Conference in Berlin · Sep 19, 2022), Cooperatives as Agencies to Provide Livelihoods for the Refugees in Istanbul During the Covid-19 Pandemic (RC21 – Research Committee on Urban and Regional Development Conference, Athens · Aug 25, 2022), Strengthening the Resilience and Preparedness for Labour Market Disruptions in the Context of Forced Displacement (GIZ, Dec 17, 2020), Business Sector Involvement in TVET in the MENA Region (GIZ, Dec 10, 2020), From Subsidised Employment to the ‘Primary’ Labour Market: A Strategy for Bad Economic Times and for the ‘Hard-to-employ’? (GIZ, Dec 19, 2019).

He can be contacted via candost.aydin AT

Work for CID:

Candost Aydın has translated KC2: Cosmopolitanism, KC11: Intercultural Discourse and CommunicationKC16: Migration, KC18: Intractable ConflictKC24: Asiacentricity, KC26: Global-Local Dialectic, KC27: Globalization, KC49: Intersectionality, KC52:HarmonyKC53: Conflict Management, KC54: Critical Moments, KC64: PeacebuildingKC68: Social Justice, KC71: Safe SpaceKC77: NegotiationKC79: Social CohesionKC89: XenophobiaKC93: TransnationalismKC95: Transnational MediaKC100: Transcultural Communication and KC103: Geoculture into Turkish.

National University of Singapore job ads 2014

The National University of Singapore is advertising multiple positions:

Two Full /Associate Professor Positions in HEALTH COMMUNICATION

Full /Associate Professor in MEDIA STUDIES

Full /Associate Professor Positions in NEW MEDIA STUDIES AND DEVELOPMENT

Assistant Professor in HEALTH COMMUNICATION


The Department, a part of the globally ranked Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at NUS, offers degree programs at the undergraduate, masters and doctoral levels, and is ranked among the top global Communication and Media Studies departments. For details, see their Academic Job Postings.


Cultural Planning online certificate U British Columbia

University of British Columbia/Centre for Cultural Planning and Development

Registration is now open for online courses in cultural planning offered by the new international UBC Centre for Cultural Planning and Development. Each course can be taken individually for professional development, or combined to earn the UBC Certificate in Cultural Planning – an international professional learning program delivered 100% online.

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*Cultural Tourism: Impacting Communities Worldwide (Oct 15-Dec 15, 2013)
*Festivals, Events and Eventful Communities (Oct 15-Dec 15, 2013);
*Foundations of Cultural Planning (Feb 3-Apr 6, 2014); and,
*Creating Culture Plans (Feb 10–Apr 13, 2014).

These courses include interactive online discussions, case studies, and learning activities that offer opportunities to engage and network with other professionals in a dynamic online learning environment.

This term, you are invited to register with the coupon code CPLAN to save C$100 on the standard registration fee. For more information, and to register visit the web site.


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