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?
United Nations Sustainable Development Cooperation Framework 2021-2025View source
Volunteering integrated into the narrative text of the UNSDCF
Volunteering integrated into the UNSDCF Results and Reporting Framework
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Partnerships in this Cooperation Framework will be realized through engagement of the United Nations system with central and local institutions, line ministries, CSOs and women’s right organizations at the local level and, where applicable, at global and regional levels, including academia and media, private businesses, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), volunteer groups foundations and other stakeholders. Partnerships will build on the outreach capacities of each actor to reach the most vulnerable groups and those at risk of being left behind. Collaboration in partnerships will be guided by shared values and principles and commitment to the SDGs.
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Percentage of people who have carried out any volunteer work in the last 12 months (UNV)