CSR Blogs

CSR Blogs

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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Rio+20 or Bust: Zero Draft of Outcome Document for the UN Conference on Sustainable Development Released
The United Nations has released the long-awaited "zero draft" of outcomes for the parties to negotiate at the UN Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD). To be held in Rio de Janeiro from June 20-22, UNCSD is also known as "...
Jan 16, 2012 5:22 PM ET
Social Enterprise Promoting Health and Nutrition for Kids
Helping Unite Mankind and Nutrition (HUMAN) is an innovative social enterprise based out of California that has come out with a unique way to fight childhood obesity. Andy Mackensen, the co-founder of HUMAN Healthy Vending and a self-described social entrepreneur, has a clear focus that the problem of obesity can be rooted out when children are kept away from obesity. HUMAN has...
Jan 10, 2012 11:41 AM ET
A Bright Idea for a Sustainable World
There are around 1.5 billion people across the globe without proper access to electricity. With those people in mind, New York-based Studio Kalkwijk has created WakaWaka Shine Bright, a solar-powered LED light designed to replace kerosene lamps. These can be unsafe, damaging to health and a source of greenhouse...
Jan 9, 2012 1:02 PM ET
Cruise Ship Industry Needs to Embrace Sustainability or Sink
It must be pretty damaging for any industry's reputation to be labeled Dinosaur of the Year. And that's what the Nature and Biodiversity Conservation Union (NABU) has called the cruise ship industry. NABU...
Jan 5, 2012 5:15 PM ET
Social Innovation: Google Green
Google is embracing social innovation through solar power as it has invested alongside global investment firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts (KKR's) and Recurrent Energy, a leading solar developer to buy four photovoltaic power plants in California. This is ...
Dec 29, 2011 11:40 AM ET