Volunteer statistics (ILO)*
Source: ILOSTATS. The data is collected by ILO from national statistical offices. As national statistics on volunteer work are produced using a variety of approaches and tools, direct and cross-country comparisons are not recommended. For more information, visit https://ilostat.ilo.org/topics/volunteer-work/
Laws, Policies, Schemes on Volunteering
Does the country have a piece of legislation on volunteering?
Does the country have a national policy, scheme, plan or strategy specific to volunteering?
Does the country have a sectoral and cross-sectoral policy, scheme, plan or strategy that mentions volunteering?
The Gambia Voluntary National ReviewView source
Reporting positive contribution of volunteering to the SDGs
Paragraph 1, page 20
The CSO and volunteer organizations have been complementing Government’s efforts to enhance understanding of the Agenda 2030. Volnet Gambia, a civil society organization, produced an SDG film titled “17 Goals for a Better Future” which localised the contents of each goal from a national perspective. The organization has since been screening the film in different communities.