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Non-contributory Social Protection Programmes Database
Latin America and the Caribbean
Temporary Income Support Program (PATI) (Complementary Programme to the Solidarity in Communities Programme) (Programa de Apoyo Temporal al Ingreso) (2009-2016)

 

 

Date: 2009-2016
Web: Official website of the programme
Description: PATI considers an individual economic support during the six months of communtiy project, and a strenghtening of the employability through vocational training based on skills workshops of 80 hours of length
   

Characteristics

Target population: People over 16 years without a formal job, prioritizing young people between 16 and 24 years and women heads of household
Area of intervention: Technical and professional training
Direct job creation
Geographic scale: Nacional in urban areas
Targeting method: Geographic: Integrated Index of Municipal Marginality (IIMM);
Proxy means test
   

Institutionality

Legal framework:
Responsible organization(s): Technical Secretariat of the Presidency and the Social Investment Fund for Local Development (FISDL)
Executing organization(s): Technical Secretariat of the Presidency and the Social Investment Fund for Local Development (FISDL)
Source of funding: Government of El Salvador
World Bank
United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
   

1) Cash transfer

Recipient(s): People over 16 years without a formal job, prioritizing young people between 16 and 24 years and women heads of household
Periodicity of delivery: Monthly (with a limit of six months)
Recipient of the transfer: Direct participant
Conditionalities: Participation in the labour programmes for six daily hours
Comments: It is only executed in urban areas. Young women heads of households are prioritized. The young people who end the PATI can choose to be registered in the National Network of Opportunities of the Ministry of Labour and Social Prevision
Description: PATI considers individual economic support during the six months of a community project, and a strengthening of the employability through vocational training based on skills workshops of 80 hours of length
Amount : USD$ 100 monthly during six months

 

2) Communitarian projects

Recipient(s): Participants of PATI-Comunidades Solidarias
Description: The projects are organized in six hours working days five days a week. this period includes 80 hours of vocational training. These projects had the objectives to contribute to improving the habitat and communal living citizenship in the urban marginal neighbourhoods and at the same time the possibilities of productive and social inclusion of the participants.

 

3) Vocational training courses

Recipient(s): Participants of PATI-Comunidades Solidarias
Description: These courses have an average lasting of 80 hours. They offer capacitation courses that identify a diagnostic of employment and business opportunities in each specific municipality with communitarian participation. Women participation is promoted in jobs, not traditionally feminine for generating changes and modify stereotypes related to women and men capacities for work.

 

4) Strenghening of the participating institutions

Recipient(s): Institutions participing in the programme
Description: It aims to strengthen the capacities of municipalities and their role in promoting the development of persons and territories

 

Public Works Programs and Crime: Evidence for El Salvador

Author: Acosta, Pablo and Monsalve Montiel, Emma
Date: 2018
Publication info: Policy Research Working Paper 8384, World Bank, Washington D.C.
Link: See Webpage
Topic: Impact evaluation

 

Impacto social del Programa de Apoyo Temporal al Ingreso monetario y participación ciudadana de las mujeres beneficiarias de la cooperación internacional en el período 2011-2015. Caso específico zona periférica del área metropolitana de San Salvador.

Author: Arévalo, Fanny and Nunfio, Roberto
Date: 2017
Publication info: Universidad de El Salvador. Facultad de Jurisprudencia y Ciencias Sociales. Escuela de Relaciones Internacionales.
Link: See Webpage
Topic: Study

 

Evaluación de medio término del programa de Comunidades Solidarias en El Salvador. Informe final.

Author: Pando, Eduardo; Oostra, Menno and Flores, Hernando
Date: 2014
Publication info: International Institute for Educational Planning - IIEP UNESCO
Link: See Webpage
Topic: Evaluation

 

Evaluación de Impacto del Programa de Apoyo Temporal al Ingreso (PATI), Informe Final.

Author: Beneke de Sanfeliú, Margarita
Date: 2014
Publication info: Fundación Salvadoreña para el Desarrollo Económico y Social (FUSADES)/Investigación y Estadísticas (CIE).
Link: See Webpage
Topic: Impact evaluation

 

 

 

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