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?
Law No. 7/2011 on Volunteerism
Lei_7_2011 Regime Jurídico do Voluntariado
Decreto 52.2017 Regulamento da Lei do Voluntariado
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?No
Voluntary National ReviewView source
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”.No mention