Score: 77

All answers

Question Answer Description Datasource and Evidence Comment
Does the expenditure align with the budget and delivery target for the previous year? Partial Evidence

What is the percentage of actual expenditure vs. budgetted expenditure, against the annual target?

IDP 2021/22 R978 521 701 (53,92%) of the USDG was spent by 29 Feb 2021
Is the city government likely to reach its delivery targets this year? Partial Evidence

The likelihood of reaching targets is determined by calculating the expenditure

IDP 2021/22 Not clear
Is there an indication that NUSP (Department of Human Settlements) technical support to the city have been incorporated into planning? Strong Evidence

NUSP/HDA technical support was provided to all cities (and many other municipalities).

IDP 2021/22 NUSP technical support in assessiing and categorising settlements, as well as providing settlement level upgrading plans and sustainable livelihoods programmes for settlements.
Are projects prioritised according to NUSP technical support? Strong Evidence

There is a high likelihood that NUSP technical support to prioritised projects resulted in more detailed planning, and needs to be incorporated.

IDP 2021/22 Projects are prioritized through informal settlements that have been designated for permanent in-situ upgrade (i.e. NUSP Category A and B1) as a percentage of all households living in informal settlements within the municipality
Are the specific settlements identified? Strong Evidence

Identifying prioritised settlements indicates the city government is making progress.

IDP 2021/22 Beach Front, Driefontein, Jerusalem, Joe Slovo, Kaaifontein, Kwa-Thema Ext 3 (Enkanini & Marikana Transit Area), Niz Highway Park, Payneville Ext 1&3 Everest, Phola Park Coals Yards, Reiger Park School Erf, Ramaphosa Road Reserve, Rooikop Station, Sakhile Mngadi, Sophia Town, Tamaho, Thulasizwe, Winnie Mandela 1-7, Makause, Vlakfontein Portion 36, Walterval, Wetevreden, Umgababa, Nkanini, Emandleni, Thusang, and Msholozi.
Does the strategy mention national government / MTREF targets towards 2024? Strong Evidence

In 2019 the National Department of Human Settlements committed to upgrade 1 500 informal settlements. Does the city take these targets into account?

IDP 2021/22 R1 269 818 461 USDG and R657 549 015 ISUPG amount to 43,95%
Is there a breakdown of progress towards upgrading informal settlements to Phase 3? Partial Evidence

Is there evidence that the city is reporting on incremental developments?

IDP 2021/22 No specific indication
MSTF annual target Strong Evidence

What is the annual target to upgrade settlements to Phase 3?

IDP 2021/22 19%

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Reviewer   Isandla Institute
Submitters   Joe Totana
Last modified   Tue Oct 12 2021 12:19:38 GMT+0000 (UTC)