Capacities, Development and Responsible Innovation

  title={Capacities, Development and Responsible Innovation},
  author={J. Otto Kroesen and Rudi Darson and David J. Ndegwah},
Moral aspects of capacity building as part of responsible innovation deserve a more central place in the development debate and research. This comes to the fore in the capacity to deal with project implementation and the attitudes and values involved in it. The authors first provide some clarifications on the concept of capacity, emphasizing the value laden meaning of the concept and relating it to responsible innovation. In development programs different value sets and attitudes are confronted… Expand
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