Score: 31

All answers

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

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

IDP 2021/26 ISUPG and NDPG allocated
Is there evidence that a social compact exists between the municipality and communities that are undergoing upgrades? Partial Evidence

A social compact must be concluded as part of each individual informal settlement upgrading plan. A maximum of three per cent of the project cost may be used for community/ social facilitation.

IDP 2021/26 % captured of Informal Settlements using a participatory approach to planning or implementing upgrading as a KPI from National Treasury incorporated in the SDBIP 2019/20 under (SO5)
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.

IDP 2021/26 Appointment of community development workers, intergovernmental relations is one of the strategic outcomes (SO5) - extent towards informal settlment and backyard support is not clear
Are there any other special arrangements in place to allow for participatory informal settlement upgrading? Partial Evidence

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

IDP 2021/26 Community development workers are put in place, however no specific mention towards informal settlement and backyard support

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Reviewer   Isandla Institute
Submitters   Joe Totana
Last modified   Tue Oct 12 2021 08:38:21 GMT+0000 (UTC)