National Budget 2019: New funding mechanisms for informal settlement upgrading
Publication Type: Budget Briefs
This edition of Metro Budget Notes discusses important changes in South African national government grants to metropolitan municipalities that could increase the amount of funding available for upgrading of informal settlements and make it easier to track spending of such funds.
- Systemic Challenges Facing the Procurement of Outsourced Basic Services for Informal Settlements in South Africa (December 2018)
- How Much Does Government Spend on Informal Settlement Upgrading in South Africa? An Analysis of Four Cities’ Budgets (July 2017)
- How Much Money is Allocated to Informal Settlement Upgrading in the City of Cape Town’s Draft Budget for 2017/2018? (April 2017)
- How are Upgrades to Informal Settlements Financed in South Africa’s Metropolitan Municipalities? (March 2017)