Objectifs du programme

Description: Federal programme of income transfers linked to food security (without conditionalities), established 2003 in the recently created Special Ministry of Food Security and Hunger Combat (MESA), predecessor of the current MDS. That same year the programme became part of the newly created Bolsa Família programme. "CARTÃO ALIMENTAÇÃO" continues to pay benefits.

 

 

Références
ECLAC n.d. “Cartão Alimentação (Cartão Alimentação food card)“. Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, Non-contributory Social Protection Programmes Database website. <https://dds.cepal.org/bpsnc/programme?id=10>. Accessed 23 January 2019.
Pays
Previous programme name (if any)
 
Date de début
2019
Références
ECLAC n.d. “Cartão Alimentação (Cartão Alimentação food card)“. Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, Non-contributory Social Protection Programmes Database website. <https://dds.cepal.org/bpsnc/programme?id=10>. Accessed 23 January 2019.
Programme components
Conditionalities (if any)
 
Contribution type and amount
 
Méthodes de ciblage
Categorical Targeting
Régions ciblées
Nationwide
Groupes cibles
Families with children in extreme poverty and pregnant women.
Critère d'éligibilité
Families in extreme poverty with children aged 0 to 6 years and/or pregnant women.
Références
ECLAC n.d. “Cartão Alimentação (Cartão Alimentação food card)“. Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, Non-contributory Social Protection Programmes Database website. <https://dds.cepal.org/bpsnc/programme?id=10>. Accessed 23 January 2019.
Eligibility reassessment (if any)
 
Type de bénéfices
Cash
Montant des bénéfices
R$ 50 Maximum per household: One transfer per household
Fréquence de paiement/livraison
Monthly
Benefit delivery mechanism
 
Bénéficiaires de prestations
Mothers
Durée minimale et maximale des prestations (le cas échéant)
Maximum period of permanence: 6 months extendable up to 18 months
Couverture
0.21% of the population (2005); 0.01% of the population (2010);
Références
ECLAC n.d. “Cartão Alimentação (Cartão Alimentação food card)“. Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, Non-contributory Social Protection Programmes Database website. <https://dds.cepal.org/bpsnc/programme?id=10>. Accessed 23 January 2019.
Dépenses du programme
R$ 1,492,600; US$892,261(2011)
Institutions et organismes impliqués
Special Minister of Food Security and Hunger Combat (MESA)
Références
ECLAC n.d. “Cartão Alimentação (Cartão Alimentação food card)“. Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, Non-contributory Social Protection Programmes Database website. <https://dds.cepal.org/bpsnc/programme?id=10>. Accessed 23 January 2019.
Monitoring and evaluation mechanisms and frequency
 
Legal Framework
MP 108 (27/02/2003); Law 10.689 (13/06/2003).
MIS
 
Population Group