Female Porters of Kilimanjaro Film

Exodus Travels’ new documentary, Ngumu, shines a spotlight on the Female Porters of Mt. Kilimanjaro for the first time.

The powerful new film follows Olympic Gold Medallist Crista Cullen as she embarks on an journey with the pioneering female porters of Mt Kilimanjaro.

In Tanzania the Swahili word for porter is ‘Ngumu’ which translates to ‘tough.’ This documentary raises awareness of the challenges and advancements of women on the mountain and promotes the growth of the female workforce.