Research and Development


The overall project aim is to bring Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) into the linked up global world to promote mutual learning and collaboration in RRI.


Science shops fall within the “science in society” school of thought. This model holds that the relationship between science and the public is not only based on formal literacy or attitudes, but also on the social, cultural and political environments in which the public actively engages with science in their everyday lives (Bauer et al., 2007).