26/04/2021 Metro budgets prevent toilet, tap and refuse removal traffic lights from turning green
Asivikelane #16 reports many examples of the delivery of new taps and toilets, repairs to these services, improved toilet cleaning and better waste collection in several communities. But overall the situation remains dire as not a single municipality scored a green light.
28/04/2021 Asivikelane WESTERN CAPE is launched!
This week IBP South Africa and Development Action Group launch Asivikelane Western Cape in partnership with the Western Cape Government. Mossel Bay, Witzenberg and Knysna results will be reported here along with all local municipalities in the province.
How local governments can use their 2021/22 budgets to provide services to informal settlements without breaking the bank
To help prepare for the tabling of 2021/22 local government budgets, we conducted analyses of the 2020/21 budgets of the Cities of Cape Town, Johannesburg, Ekurhuleni, and eThekwini Metro Municipality.