IMG supports the Recommended Guidelines for Proper Porter Treatment of the International Mountain Explorers Connection's Porter Partnership Program.

  • Porters are provided proper clothing and equipment.
  • Porters are provided proper shelter and sleeping arrangements.
  • Porters are provided with proper food, cooking equipment and water.
  • Sick or injured porters are properly cared for.
  • Porters are paid a fair wage for their work and location and given the tips their clients intend for them.
  • Porters are carrying loads that don't exceed their physical ability or legal limits.

For more info, please see:

  • Partners for Responsible Travel
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