31 March 2020 – Extended the National Installment Payment Program (Ahora12)

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Type of Intervention: Food and necessities
Sectors Involved: Wage and income support
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: The Argentine Government extended the duration of Ahora12, the National Installment Payment Program. People can purchase products included in the program”s list through installment payments, with no interest.

The program is intended to protect against inflation rate in Argentina by avoiding abrupt price increases, and support incomes and wages.
Full details here: https://www.argentina.gob.ar/coronavirus/medidas-gobierno