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CARTOON LEARNING SERIES

Explore Vikāra's renowned cartoon learning series used by development practitioners worldwide. 

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Story-telling is used to demystify practical market development concepts and tactics. For individual learning, with guides for trainers on how to use the tools in group settings too. Available in English, French and Spanish.

Series Currently Available:

Market Systems Resilience Series

  • Introduction to MSR

  • Market Analysis for MSR

Practical Tactics Series

  • Financing Mechanisms - Domestic Remittances 

  • Financing Mechanisms - Buyer Check-off

  • Performance Clubs for Producers

  • Contests - To Increase Adoption by Market Actors

Market Facilitation Intervention Series

  • Input Supply Interventions

  • Output Buyer Interventions

  • Cross-cutting Interventions

READ THE STORIES

Flip through the cartoons in our online books below, or download the comic books, further down, to read through in your own time!

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For accessibility for people with visual impairments, click this          icon to enlarge text or listen to it through a third-party app.

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Market Systems Resilience Series

Introduction to MSR

Practical Tactics Series

Financing Mechanisms:
Domestic Remittances

Financing Mechanisms as tactics to improve farmer performance in the market system: 

Market Facilitation Intervention Series

Input Supply Interventions

 
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DOWNLOAD COMIC BOOK SERIES

Interested in downloading and reading the comic book series? Explore various topics below.

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Market Systems Resilience Series

Introduction to MSR

Market Analysis for MSR

Practical Tactics Series

Financing Mechanisms

Financing Mechanisms as tactics to improve farmer performance in the market system: 

Performance Clubs for Producers

Performance Clubs for Smallholder Farmer Suppliers as a tactic to incentivize improved performance in a market system through better supply chain management:

Contests - To Increase Adoption by Market Actors

Contests as a tactic to introduce new

technologies into a market system and amplify good behavior:

Market Facilitation Intervention Series

Input Supply Interventions

Output Buyer Interventions

Cross-Cutting Interventions

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OTHER LANGUAGES

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You can also explore these cartoons in French and Spanish. Click the buttons alongside for your preferred language.

 
 

TRAINERS TOOLS

Are you a trainer or facilitator? Below you can explore our cartoon learning series in a presentation format that you can use in your own training materials.

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Market Systems Resilience Series

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Introduction to MSR

Market Analysis for MSR

Practical Tactics Series

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Financing Mechanisms

Financing Mechanisms as tactics to improve farmer performance in the market system: 

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Performance Clubs for Producers

Performance Clubs for Smallholder Farmer Suppliers as a tactic to incentivize improved performance in a market system through better supply chain management:

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Contests - To Increase Adoption by Market Actors

Contests as a tactic to introduce new technologies into a market system and amplify good behavior:

Market Facilitation Intervention Series

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Input Supply Interventions

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Output Buyer Interventions

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Cross-Cutting Interventions

This guide shows projects how to effectively use the cartoon-based learning tools for the capacity building of their teams. Download below.

FACILITATORS GUIDE

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Download here or click on image above

MEDIA COVERAGE

View additional resources by clicking the links below. 


Blog Posts

​Video Coverage

  • LEO Market Systems Development Cartoon Based Learning Tools Video Interview