Human Development Index Ranking (UNDP, 2019)
Population ( UNFPA, 2019)
31.4 million

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

No data

Measurement work

No data

Laws, Policies, Schemes on Volunteering

Does the country have a piece of legislation on volunteering?

Law No. 7/2011 on Volunteerism
Year 2011
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Does the country have a national policy, scheme, plan or strategy specific to volunteering?


Name of specific policy, strategy or plan on volunteering at the national level. Year created Source link What are the relevant SDG areas/crosscutting themes of the policy, plan scheme or strategy?
Mozambique National Volunteer Council No data No data

Does the country have a sectoral and cross-sectoral policy, scheme, plan or strategy that mentions volunteering?

No data

VNR Reporting

Voluntary National Review

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Paragraph 1, page 61

Children in all provinces, except Gaza province, also reported cases of inequality in support received after the natural disaster. In some cases, volunteers gave priority to their relatives or acquaintances in food distribution, in others they had to do some activity in exchange for food and in one province children aged 10-14 explained that they had no support to get food during the floods”.

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