Introduction to Market Analysis

from DisasterReady
Ongoing course More Information

This 30 minute online course provides an introduction to the analysis of markets in emergency contexts, with input from some of the world’s leading thinkers on the topic. Co-developed by the International Rescue Committee and the Cash Learning Partnership with the generous funding of USAID and the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation. It is designed for humanitarian decision makers, including donors, country directors, programme managers and others who make strategic and operational decisions about what kinds of programming to promote and implement.


  • Introduction of key concepts in market analysis
  • Why markets are important in the lives of people affected by disasters
  • An introduction to market-aligned programming and its benefits
  • A closer look at the market assessment process
    Technical Requirements
    Adobe Flash Player 10 or later, and one of these browsers: Internet Explorer 8 or later, Google Chrome, Firefox, Safari 7 or later

Available Languages English (US)

Subjects Humanitarian Essentials