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?
|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?|
|Creation of Malaysian Volunteer Corps Department (RELA)||2013||View source|
Does the country have a sectoral and cross-sectoral policy, scheme, plan or strategy that mentions volunteering?
Malaysia Sustainable Development Goals Voluntary National Review 2017View source
Reporting positive contribution of volunteering to the SDGs
Paragraph 1, page 62
National Blue Ocean Strategy initiatives – Implemented since 2009, this Strategy could be a way forward to better mobilise resources. [...] These savings could be channeled to other development needs. While large savings have been reported for inter-Government agency initiatives, more than half of the NBOS initiatives leveraged resource contributions from non-Government stakeholders, including CSOs, NGOs, educational institutions and volunteers.