Score: 63

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 2017/18 to 2021/22 (2021/22 Review Strategies identified
Is there evidence that a social compact exists between the municipality and communities that are undergoing upgrades? Strong 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 2017/18 to 2021/22 (2021/22 Review There is evidence of community engagement and strategies for core and social infrastructure and inclusion of the marginalised through social transformation benefits
Does the city government have partnerships in place with organisations that can facilitate community participation? Strong Evidence

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

IDP 2017/18 to 2021/22 (2021/22 Review Yes, CSP, ECD centres in informal settlements, Isulabantu Project led by a community, Iqhaza Lethu EU funded and the ABM unit. AFUS, SASDI, SSIP, and UN Habitat, United Cities and Local Governments, C40 Network, Cities fit for Climate Change, And ICLEI
Are there any other special arrangements in place to allow for participatory informal settlement upgrading? Strong Evidence

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

IDP 2017/18 to 2021/22 (2021/22 Review Key public-private partnerships and working with locally led organizations and initiatives and resilience city strategy

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Reviewer   Isandla Institute
Submitters   Joe Totana
Last modified   Tue Oct 12 2021 12:30:08 GMT+0000 (UTC)