All answers

Question Answer Description Datasource and Evidence Comment
What is the nature of the land strategy with regards to informal settlement upgrading? No Evidence

Is the land strategy reventative or enabling in nature?

BEPP 2018/2019 review TRAs to be implemented
Have risks of land invasions been identified? Partial Evidence

Even though the city government might have a land strategy, it might not benefit informal settlement residents.

BEPP 2018/2019 review Yes, a high risk of land invasion has been identified
Is there a clear indication that the city government has adopted a land strategy with regards to informal settlements? Partial Evidence

Even though the city government might have a land strategy, it might not benefit informal settlement residents.

BEPP 2018/2019 review There is an upgrading project under the Land Acquisition Programme
What are the components of the land release strategy? Strong Evidence

Each city should indicate what measures it is taking towards realising the land strategy.

BEPP 2018/2019 review Land acquisition programme allows for land to be made available for development. The programme is assisted by the HDA
Does the city council have a land release strategy in place? Or is there a strategy being compiled? Strong Evidence

An overarching strategy for land acquisition and release for housing and informal settlements indicates forward planning.

BEPP 2018/2019 review Land release strategy in progress
Is there an indication that priority informal settlement upgrading projects are located in the city's urban network strategy? Strong Evidence

It is important that informal settlements benefit from the renewed focus on infrastucture expenditure in the urban network.

BEPP 2018/2019 review Informal settlements and marginalised areas identified inside IZ
Has a department / service provider been identified to take responsibility of the strategy? Partial Evidence

Institutional capacity is needed to manage the land strategy.

BEPP 2018/2019 review The HDA has been approached to assist the municipality to manage the land acquisition programme.
Is there evidence that the majority of priority informal settlement upgrading projects are located in the urban network? Strong Evidence

The extent to which prioritised projects are included in the urban network.

BEPP 2018/2019 review 60/67 priority projects in the urban network

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Reviewer   Isandla Institute
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Last modified   Thu Oct 25 2018 12:45:21 GMT+0000 (UTC)