All answers

Question Answer Description Datasource and Evidence Comment
What is the nature of the land strategy with regards to informal settlement upgrading? Partial Evidence

Is the land strategy reventative or enabling in nature?

IDP/ BEPP 2016/17 review Is the land strategy reventative or enabling in nature?
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.

IDP/ BEPP 2016/17 review Risks of land invasions often times justify anti-poor policies
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.

IDP/ BEPP 2016/17 review Even though the city government might have a land strategy, it might not benefit informal settlement residents.
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.

IDP/ BEPP 2016/17 review Each city should indicate what measures it is taking towards realising the land strategy.
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.

IDP/ BEPP 2016/17 review An overarching strategy for land acquisition and release for housing and informal settlements indicates forward planning.
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.

IDP/ BEPP 2017/18 review It is important that informal settlements benefit from the renewed focus on infrastructure expenditure in the urban network.
Has a department / service provider been identified to take responsibility of the strategy? Strong Evidence

Institutional capacity is needed to manage the land strategy.

IDP/ BEPP 2016/17 review Institutional capacity is needed to manage the land strategy.
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.

IDP/ BEPP 2016/17 review The extent to which prioritised projects are included in the urban network.

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Reviewer   Isandla Institute
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Last modified   Wed Dec 13 2017 14:05:03 GMT+0000 (UTC)