All answers

Question Answer Description Datasource and Evidence Comment
Are there budgetary or institutional capacity for participatory planning in informal settlements? Strong Evidence

Without institutional capacity, it is unlikely that the city government will take participatory planning seriously.

IDP/ BEPP 2017/18 review Generic references to participation as the eradication of poverty and social exclusion, good governance and facilitation through ward committees. Without institutional capacity, it is unlikely that the city government will take participatory planning seriously.
Are there any other special arrangements in place to allow for participatory informal settlement upgrading? No Evidence

Special arrangements might be required to deal with the contextual particularities of informal settlements in different locations.

IDP/ BEPP 2016/17 review No mention. Special arrangements might be required to deal with the contextual particularities of informal settlements in different locations.
Does the city government have partnerships in place with organisations that can facilitate community participation? Partial Evidence

Partnerships with internal departments and councilors and/or external organisations might be required to facilitate participatory planning.

SDF 2017/18 Vague mention of participation processes in formulation of plans and developments. Partnerships with internal departments and councilors and/or external organisations might be required to facilitate participatory planning.

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Reviewer   Isandla Institute
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Last modified   Thu Dec 14 2017 09:29:25 GMT+0000 (UTC)