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 in Market-Based Programming; and the key existing documents, tools and resources for further information.