Human Development Index Ranking (UNDP, 2019)
Population ( UNFPA, 2019)
5.9 million

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?


National Law No. 320-V of 12 January 2016 "On Volunteering"

Year 2016
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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?


VNR Reporting

Voluntary National Review of Turkmenistan

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Reporting positive contribution of volunteering to the SDGs

Paragraph 1, page 65

For example, the exchange of knowledge among young people themselves was suggested as one of the most effective methods of raising awareness on SDGs topics. In this context, a plan was announced to create a volunteer network lead by young people, aimed at the dissemination of SDGs knowledge among both youth and local communities.

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