The CSIC is the largest public research body in Spain. It plays an active role in the science policy of all the autonomous regions through our centres across Spain. As a multidisciplinary body we cover all fields of knowledge, from basic research through to advanced technological development. We are organised into eight scientific and technical areas. Further information regarding to S&T International Cooperation aspects available on: http://www.csic.es/coop_internacional_csic.do. Participation in Assessment for S&T Co-operations and Policy definitions, i.e.: ASBIMED Project, MED7 Project, MELIA Project, EUROMEDANET 1 & 2 Projects, etc. CSIC was also coordinator of the MIRA Project.