Guidance

Designing and implementing market-led interventions in forced displacement settings

A brief guide on how to use the ILO’s Approach to Inclusive Market Systems (AIMS) for refugees and host communities

Published by
ILO

The ILO’s Approach to Inclusive Market Systems (AIMS) applies the MSD approach to the context of forced displacement. It requires the design and implementation of tailor-made strategies based on a thorough market systems analysis.

Yet, forced displacement contexts are often characterised by fragile or thin markets and can be associated with a host of additional unique challenges that make the design and implementation of sustainable market-led approaches particularly difficult.

Useful for:

This brief is intended for practitioners and project teams involved in market-led development programmes in contexts of forced displacement. It provides step-by-step guidance on how to design and implement tailor-made AIMS strategies based on the results of a market systems analysis.