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If only sustainability and corporate social responsibility (CSR) were simple and easy to execute. On the contrary, their very complexity is shifting and shaping the current and global professional landscape. And with these changes come a host of new questions, a bevy of new challenges, countless creative successes, and even more demoralizing failures as businesses, nonprofits, governments, and individuals attempt to embrace sustainability and CSR on both the professional and personal levels.

In this everchanging space, Justmeans Staff writers use their knowledge and expertise to bring you the leading stories and facts to help readers stay current on all these issues. As the business world continues to grapple with sustainability and CSR, Justmeans will continue to write about it.

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Building Community in South Florida with Mangoes
In light of recent police shootings, the exposure of racial tension in many cities in the United States, and the discrimination many religious groups face because of extremists, our determination and pursuit of a colorblind narrative must endure. We have to focus our energies on discovering our commonalities, the things that bring us together. Often, it can be the small gifts which create...
Jun 17, 2015 8:00 AM ET
G7 Leaders Up the Ante on Climate Action
When the leaders of the world’s largest economies, United States, Germany, Canada, Japan, Great Britain, France, and Italy, otherwise known as the G7, met last week to discuss the global economy, climate and energy were...
Jun 16, 2015 4:00 PM ET
How a Startup Helps Put a Value on Water
California is in the fourth year of the worst drought in the state’s recorded history. A good part of the state is in “exceptional drought,” the worst category. Water conservation is a much talked about topic of conservation among Californians, and is even mandated by the state. Most folks want to conserve water, but not everyone knows exactly how they can do it, beyond ripping their lawns out...
Jun 12, 2015 4:00 PM ET
FAIRR Wants Animal Welfare Higher on the CSR Agenda
A group of investors hopes animal welfare will become a major CSR item in the future and a new initiative has been launched to encourage businesses to move that way. Called FAIRR (Farm Animal Investment Risk & Return), it was announced by Jeremy Coller, founder of UK private equity secondaries firm Coller Capital, back in February and...
Jun 10, 2015 8:00 AM ET
EPA Report Does Not Conclude That Fracking is Safe
The practice of hydraulic fracking has had a substantial impact on many facets of American life. It made the US the world’s top producer of both oil and natural gas in 2014. It has dramatically lowered the cost of these fuels which has been a boon to the economy, both for manufacturers and individuals. It has bolstered the economy of certain regions of the country, particularly in Pennsylvania...
Jun 9, 2015 4:00 PM ET