|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/ BEPP 2019/20 review||Focus is suggested through such statements as “Entrenching a culture of public participation in municipal planning, budgeting and decision-making processes”. Limited evidence as to whether this actually translate on the balance sheet though.|
|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.
|IDP/ BEPP 2019/20 review||Capacity Support Plan outlines a number of considerations to streamline strategic allignment and institutional collaboration. Limited evidence of implementation.|
|Does the city government have partnerships in place with organisations that can facilitate community participation?||No Evidence||
Partnerships with internal departments and councilors and/or external organisations might be required to facilitate participatory planning.
|IDP/ BEPP 2019/20 review||No partnership in place|