Score: 25

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.

BEPP 2020/21; IDP 21/26 BEPP 2020/21; IDP 21/26 BEPP 2020/21; IDP 21/26 BEPP 2020/21; IDP 21/26 Mention of the importance of institutional and budgetary capacity
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.

BEPP 2020/21; IDP 21/26 BEPP 2020/21; IDP 21/26 BEPP 2020/21; IDP 21/26 BEPP 2020/21; IDP 21/26 No specific mention, however community engagement is empasised
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.

BEPP 2020/21; IDP 21/26 BEPP 2020/21; IDP 21/26 BEPP 2020/21; IDP 21/26 BEPP 2020/21; IDP 21/26 Mention of partnership is mainly targeting the community, with ward committies amongst others, it is not clear to what extent informal settlements and backyard support is provided
Are there any other special arrangements in place to allow for participatory informal settlement upgrading? No Evidence

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

BEPP 2020/21; IDP 21/26 BEPP 2020/21; IDP 21/26 BEPP 2020/21; IDP 21/26 BEPP 2020/21; IDP 21/26 No mention

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Reviewer   Isandla Institute
Submitters   Joe Totana
Last modified   Wed Oct 13 2021 10:22:32 GMT+0000 (UTC)