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?
Republic Act 9418: "Volunteer Act of 2007"
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?|
Bayanihang Bayan: A Volunteer Program for Government Service
Volunteer and Citizenship Program in each of the Local Government Units
Does the country have a sectoral and cross-sectoral policy, scheme, plan or strategy that mentions volunteering?
National Voluntary Review Report PHILIPPINESView source
Voluntary National ReviewView source
Reporting positive contribution of volunteering to the SDGs
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The annual Brigada Eskwela brings together nationwide voluntary efforts from stakeholders and communities to prepare public school facilities for the opening of the school year. It allows private partners to donate materials and volunteer time for public school maintenance and improvement, fostering shared governance among stakeholders and communities.