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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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University of California Commits $1B Investments to Push Sustainability
Nearly 840 U.S. colleges and universities have endowments to the tune of $415 billion, according to Bloomberg News. Making investments in sustainability must be a priority for the universities, not just to support a more sustainable world, but also to live up to the values that most of the universities themselves espouse.
Sep 18, 2014 4:30 PM ET
How GM and Ford Embed Sustainability Into New Buildings
When someone thinks of a car company’s sustainability initiatives, electric or hybrid vehicles generally come to mind. However, at America’s two major car companies, General Motors (GM) and Ford Motor Company, green building is part of their sustainability programs. GM launched its Green Construction program in 2012.
Sep 17, 2014 4:00 PM ET
Intel, UnitedHealth, Baxter, Unilever, Novo Nordisk Among All-Time DJSI World Members
The Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) follow a best-in-class approach to measure the performance of the world’s sustainability leaders. Only companies that lead their industries based on a comprehensive assessment of long-term economic, environmental and social criteria are included in the indices.
Sep 17, 2014 8:00 AM ET
Federal Agencies Saving Surprising Amounts of Energy
Talk about flying under the radar!
Sep 16, 2014 4:00 PM ET
NASA to Monitor Role of Forests in Earth’s Carbon Cycle
NASA is popularly associated with exploratory missions into space to probe the solar system and beyond. However, in a role reversal of sorts, now the space agency has announced that it is setting up a system to monitor planet earth from space.
Sep 16, 2014 8:00 AM ET