Score: 45

All answers

Question Answer Description Datasource and Evidence Comment
Is there evidence that projects have been prioritized in other marginalized residential areas (not identified as informal settlements)? Partial Evidence

Metros should have a strategy of development in other marginalized areas, as these are often areas of informal infill development, including backyards

IDP, BEPP, SDBIP 2020 Some reference made towards targeting marginalized areas
Is there an indication that priority informal settlement upgrading projects are located in the city's urban network strategy? Partial Evidence

It is important that informal settlements benefit from the renewed focus on infrastructure expenditure in the urban network.

IDP, BEPP, SDBIP 2020 Some indication
Is there evidence that the majority of priority informal settlement upgrading projects are located in the urban network? Partial Evidence

The extent to which prioritised projects are included in the urban network.

IDP, BEPP, SDBIP 2020 No clear reference made towards informal settlements
Has a department / service provided been identified to take responsibility of the strategy? Strong Evidence

Institutional capacity is needed to manage the land strategy.

IDP, BEPP, SDBIP 2020 Hiuman settlement
What is the nature of the land strategy with regards to informal settlement upgrading? No Evidence

Is the land strategy preventative or enabling in nature?

IDP, BEPP, SDBIP 2020 No clear strategy
Have risks of unlawful land occupations been identified? Partial Evidence

Risks of unlawful land occupations often times justify anti-poor policies

IDP, BEPP, SDBIP 2020 Land Invasion unit restructured to include land invasion and crowd management
Is there a clear indication that the city government has adopted a land strategy with regards to informal settlements? No Evidence

Even though the city government might have a land strategy, it might not benefit informal settlement residents.

IDP, BEPP, SDBIP 2020 No clear strategy
What are the components of the land release strategy? Partial Evidence

Each city should indicate what measures it is taking towards realising the land strategy.

IDP, BEPP, SDBIP 2020 No clear strategy
Does the city council have a land release strategy in place? Or is there a strategy being compiled? Partial Evidence

An overarching strategy for land acquisition and release for housing and informal settlements indicates forward planning

IDP, BEPP, SDBIP 2020 Yes, proactive land release strategy

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Reviewer   Urban Programmeand L
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Last modified   Tue Jun 01 2021 13:58:21 GMT+0000 (UTC)