Guyana
Human Development Index Ranking (UNDP, 2020)
122
Population ( UNFPA, 2021)
0.8 milion

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/

No data

Measurement work

No data

Laws, Policies, Schemes on Volunteering

Does the country have a piece of legislation on volunteering?

No data

Does the country have a national policy, scheme, plan or strategy specific to volunteering?

No data

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

Yes

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?
National Integrated Disaster Risk Management Plan and Implementation Strategy 2016 View source

VNR Reporting

First Voluntary National Review

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Reporting positive contribution of volunteering to the SDGs

Paragraph 1, page 65

Additional education and training in Damage Assessment and Needs Analysis (DANA) were undertaken since 2015 with 52 persons from five administrative regions benefitting. The DANA training equipped regional representatives and Civil Defence Commission (CDC) volunteers to effectively assess post impact losses and damages, including human impact. The regions were also provided with gear and equipment to aid in the conduct of DANA.

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