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Table 3 Attributes of bridging capital in vulnerable urban contexts

From: Social capital in vulnerable urban settings: an analytical framework

Form of social capital Dimension Key issues Indicators (in vulnerable urban contexts—slums and informal settlements)
Bridging capital (meso and structural level) Groups, organisations and local institutions (quality of local groups and institutions) Group membership, participation
Rules and regulations
Collective actions
Civic and political engagement
Participation in political parties, social clubs, associations, youth groups, voluntary activities, e.g. voting
Decision-making mechanisms