Paraguay Threshold Program Monitoring & Evaluation

Highlights of the results achieved included the following:

  • The time to process complaints was reduced from an average of ten months to an average of less than three months.
  • A forensic laboratory was built to help improve the reliability and scope of information provided to prosecutors.
  • The number of days to start a business was reduced by half, from 74 days to 35.
  • The Standardized Model of Internal Control was developed and was implemented in five major ministries to improve auditing mechanisms and management of financial information.