Monitoring Methods

Five StepMethod

Examination by the Kilimanjaro Porters Assistance Project of the company’s performance through the 5 step-method:

  1. Porter questionnaires
  2. Interviews of Porters
  3. Observation of tipping procedure
  4. Examination of salary distribution
  5. Surveillance by a KPAP porter representative working as a porter on the climb

The monitoring program advocates for the porter treatment standards.

Proper Porter Treatment Guidelines

The Partner for Responsible Travel Program is based on the Proper Porter Treatment Guidelines established by following our respected Kilimanjaro stakeholders:

  • Tanzanian Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism
  • Tanzania National Park Authority (TANAPA)
  • Kilimanjaro National Park Authority (KINAPA)
  • Tour Operator Associations
  • Guide and Porter Associations

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