Score: 44

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 The City mentions the role of ward committees in facilitating community participation, but this is not explicitly related to informal settlement upgrading projects
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 There is emphasis on social inclusivity and social cohesion, however not clear what extent is focused on informal settlements and backyard support
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 2021/26 Social compact made with civil organizations and communities to facilitate co-design
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 2021/26 Community Based Planning and enhanced community engagement programme

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Reviewer   Isandla Institute
Submitters   Joe Totana
Last modified   Tue Oct 12 2021 09:19:57 GMT+0000 (UTC)