Programme objectives

Description: “Tenonderã” (to move forward) seeks to contribute to socio-economic stability of the families who are in the final/exit stage of Tekoporã through productive projects and sustainable income generation, in order to overcome poverty. “Tenonderã” coordinates technical assistance and job training through partnerships among public and private institutions, and facilitates the marketing of products and services offered by the micro-enterprises. Participating families are provided with training and ongoing support.  

References
ECLAC n.d. “Tenonderã“. Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, Non-contributory Social Protection Programmes Database website. <https://dds.cepal.org/bpsnc/programme?id=98>. Accessed 23 January 2019.
Country
Geographic area
Previous programme name (if any)
 
Start date
2014
References
ECLAC n.d. “Tenonderã“. Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, Non-contributory Social Protection Programmes Database website. <https://dds.cepal.org/bpsnc/programme?id=98>. Accessed 23 January 2019.
Programme components
1) Training: Training courses aimed at strengthening productive capacities, especially in the areas of: i) business training, including financial education and business management; and ii) human development, such as self-esteem, communication, negotiation, etc. 2) Financial Support: For families to acquire the assets needed to start-up or strengthen their micro-enterprises, “Tenonderã provides specific technical assistance and makes partnerships with public and private institutions. It also establishes mechanisms to promote effective linkages with the market, to contribute to the sustainability of these businesses. Also, the household participants receive "seed capital" intended for starting their productive activities. 3) Indigenous people: Following the signing of the letter of agreement, families receive training on strategic planning, preparation of their business plan and access to seed capital fund aimed at strengthening the family's capacity for production.
Conditionalities (if any)
 
Contribution type and amount
 
Targeting methods
Categorical Targeting
Targeted areas
Nationwide
Target groups
Househoulds in the final/exit stage of the programme Tekoporã
Eligibility criteria
Registry of recipients: Families who have already received at least 50 over 72 monetary transfers provided within the program Tekoporã
References
ECLAC n.d. “Tenonderã“. Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, Non-contributory Social Protection Programmes Database website. <https://dds.cepal.org/bpsnc/programme?id=98>. Accessed 23 January 2019.
Eligibility reassessment (if any)
 
Type of benefits
Technical training and support for self-employment
Amount of benefits
 
Payment/delivery frequency
 
Benefit delivery mechanism
 
Benefit recipients
Direct beneficiary
Minimum and maximum duration of benefits (if any)
 
Coverage
10.455 households (2017);
References
ECLAC n.d. “Tenonderã“. Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, Non-contributory Social Protection Programmes Database website. <https://dds.cepal.org/bpsnc/programme?id=98>. Accessed 23 January 2019.
Programme expenditure
0.01% of the GDP (2016). Source of funding: Government of Paraguay
Institutions and agencies involved
Presidency, Ministry of Social Development.
References
ECLAC n.d. “Tenonderã“. Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, Non-contributory Social Protection Programmes Database website. <https://dds.cepal.org/bpsnc/programme?id=98>. Accessed 23 January 2019.
Monitoring and evaluation mechanisms and frequency
 
Legal Framework
 
MIS
 
Population Group