Score: 31

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 2020/2021 Intention outlined to to ensure strengthen budgetary and institutional capacity in planning, not clear to what extent towards informal settlement upgrading
Does the city government have partnerships in place with organisations that can facilitate community participation? Partial Evidence

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

IDP 2021 Appropriate mechanisms, processes and procedures for consultation and participation of local communities, organs of state, traditional authorities and other role players in the IDP review and budget formulation processes
Are there any other special arrangements in place to allow for participatory informal settlement upgrading? Partial Evidence

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

MSTF 2021 The city to conduct public participation differently from the previous years. This was particularly done to enhance accountability by responding to the needs identified during 2019/2020 financial yearand provide reports on the implementation progress.
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.

MSTF 2021 There is mention of a social cmpact aimed by the metropolitan, however its extent is not clear towards indidividual informal settlement upraging.

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Reviewer   Wasim Moosa
Submitters   Joe Totana
Last modified   Thu May 13 2021 07:47:16 GMT+0000 (UTC)