This was a combination of a five year project and a one year project. The timeline is summarised below.
Seeing is Believing (SiB) Phase 5 Standard Chartered contributed US$1,000,000 to a budget of US$1,250,000, for a project from 1st April 2014 to 31st March 2019. In July 2019, a No Cost Extension was provided to 31st March 2020 to address a budget underspend of $77,778. This underspend was reallocated towards other activities. In May 2020, a Letter of Variation (LOV) approved a No Cost Extension to support the COVID-19 response. Expenditure was allowed up to and including July 2020. This authorised procurement of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for frontline health workers and consumables.
L’OCCITANE en Provence has always put people at the heart of its operation. For more than 20 years, it has been committed to Caring for Sight, supporting projects around the world that help prevent blindness.