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What does RRI mean?

Diversity and


Diversity and Inclusion Involving a

wide range of actors in all stages of

R&I policy development will

strenghten science and innovation

Anticipation and


Discuss the kind of future we are working

towards and how research and innovation

may shape that future

Openness and


Openness and Transparency Open the

processes by which decisions are

reached and science is conducted, so all

can see and understand them"

Responsiveness and

Adaptive Change

Respond to new knowledge, views

and circumstances – both in terms

of behaviour, thought, and structure

of organisations


Consider the ethics of innovation to anticipate

future controversies and to create room for

debate and change

Gender Equality

Gender-aware policies have a positive impact

on the excellence and efficiency of research"


How can we open up the governance process to

make it more reflexive and anticipatory?"

What key

issues should

be taken into


Open Access

Policy Makers need to lead the way

towards open access and open science

Public Engagement

Bring your decisions closer to society and

make them more robust and effective

Science Education

Policy Makers play a vital role in transforming the

education curriculum to include aspects of RRI

that train the responsible researchers and active

citizens of the future"

Training resource
How to put RRI into practice

How to initiate RRI

at a national level

How to incorporate the RRI

principles in a funding call

How to incorporate RRI in

policy/funding institutions

How to set up a participatory

research agenda

How to incorporate RRI in

higher education institutions

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