Programme Support Team, Orbis UK 6th Floor 10 Lower Thames Street EC3R 6AF



Orbis is an international sight-saving charity. Through innovative programmes and partnerships, Orbis creates long-term, lasting solutions to prevent and treat blindness worldwide. By training medical staff, strengthening in-country eye care services, expanding quality eye care provision and preventing eye conditions, Orbis is part of the solution.

IATI identifier


Implementation Schedule

Organisations / agencies covered

Our IATI data covers our DFID-funded project in Copperbelt Province, Zambia for which Orbis Charitable Trust is the grant recipient, Orbis Africa is the delivery organisation and Orbis Zambia is the implementing organisation. Our data also covers our DFID-funded project in Gedeo zone, Amaro and Burji Woredas of SNNPR in Southern Ethiopia. Orbis Charitable Trust is also the grant recipient and Orbis Ethiopia is the implementing organisation. Combined, both projects account for around 15% of Orbis Charitable Trust's total programme funding in 2018.

Timeliness of Data

Data will be updated quarterly one month in arrears.

Frequency of publication


Frequency of publication (extra comments)


Units of Aid

Initially, we will only be publishing on the project level.

Segmentation of Published Data

Information for two projects will be published in separate files.

Data Definitions and References


Field Exclusions

We use all the fields required by DFID. We will publish our budget for programme expenditure one year ahead due to the organisation's financial process, which decides budget allocation annually.

Record Exclusions




Other Constraints


Data Quality

Financial data will be verified by headquarters' finance staff prior to publication. Other information will be reviewed by headquarters' programme staff prior to publication.

User Interface

We will not be providing a user interface on our website initially. However, we will link to our IATI data from our website.

User Interface Website