Guidance on Market Based Programming for Humanitarian WASH Practitioners

The purpose of this document is to provide practical guidance in preparedness, assessment, program design, implementation and monitoring related to Market-Based Programming (MBP) in humanitarian WASH assistance, and more specifically on:

  • How to identify linkages between markets and WASH services & goods;
  • How market-based programming can complement and improve WASH programming;
  • How to conduct a WASH market assessment;
  • The key implementation steps & considerations for WASH Market-Based Programming;
  • How Cash & Voucher Assistance (CVA) can be integrated into Market-Based Programming;
  • The key existing documents, tools, and resources for further information


Published 2019-08-12