Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación (Spain)
MCIN is the department of the Spanish General State Administration in charge of executing the Government’s policy on scientific and technical research. Within MCIN, the Women and Science Unit (Unidad de Mujeres y Ciencia, UMyC) is responsible for gender mainstreaming in science, technology and innovation. One of MCIN main assigned bodies, the State Research Agency (Agencia Estatal de Investigación, AEI), is the Spanish entity for management and financing of public earmarked funds for R&D activities. MCIN, through the UMyC and the State Research Agency, will lead the development of a framework for GEP actions in research-funding organizations. MCIN will work closely in SUPERA with the Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology.