The Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines (GOSVG) has received financing from the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) in an amount equivalent to USD13,515,000 towards the cost of School Improvement Project - Phase 1 (the Project) and intends to apply a portion of the proceeds of this financing to eligible payments under this contract. Payment by CDB will be made only at the request of the GOSVG and upon approval by CDB, and will be subject, in all respects, to the terms and conditions of the Financing Agreement. The Financing Agreement prohibits withdrawal from the financing account for the purpose of any payment to persons or entities, or for any import of goods, if such payment or import, to the knowledge of CDB, is prohibited by a decision of the United Nations Security Council taken under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations. No party other than the GOSVG shall derive any rights from the Financing Agreement or have any claim to the proceeds of the Financing.
The Project is being implemented by the Ministry of Education and National Reconciliation through its Economic Planning Division, Ministry of Finance, Economic Planning, and Information Technology. Ministry of Education and National Reconciliation has contracted Consultants who will assist the Ministry with delivering the Project. The Consultants have prepared designs and contract documentation and will assist in tender administration and evaluation and supervise Project activities.
Ministry of Education and National Reconciliation now invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for the Renovation Works at St. Clair Dacon Secondary School. The works include but are not limited to: The selective demolition of sections of Blocks A and B, the construction of foundation and corresponding superstructure, the construction of a reinforced concrete roof slab, and the General refurbishment of the blocks.