August, 2014

Aug 20

Where are the Men?: Millennium Development Goals Twitter Chat Recap

Following the United Nations (UN) Millennium Declaration in 2000 the UN established eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) to overcome global poverty. August 18 marked the 500 day milestone until the target date to achieve the MDGs. The UN’s social media campaign MDG 500 asked people around the world, how well […] Continue reading

Aug 03

I want to change culture.

“What good does it do to feed a parrot golden nuggets if it beats its wings against a cage? We want to free ourselves from our cage.” Woman entrepreneur, Hazaribag district, Jharkand, India For weeks I’ve been trying to figure out how to write this blog. At first I thought […] Continue reading

Aug 02

CP Authors Article on Gender-Equitable Agricultural Value Chains in IFPRI and FAO co-edited volume

CP Partners Deborah Rubin and Cristina Manfre co-authored the article, “Promoting Gender-Equitable Agricultural Value Chains: Issues, Opportunities, and Next Steps” recently published in an International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) co-edited volume, Gender in Agriculture: Closing the Knowledge Gap (2014). The collection represents a […] Continue reading

Aug 01

Welcome to the Cultural Practice, LLC (CP) blog!

Welcome to the CP Blog where you will learn about our approach to bring about positive social change to reduce poverty, create healthy communities, and strive for social and gender equality. Over the past 10 years we have been working to assist international development agencies and foundations to find practical […] Continue reading