The Counter Improvised Explosive Devices Centre of Excellence (C-IED COE) is an International Military Organization, multinationally manned and funded by contributions from 9 sponsoring NATO nations. Although it is accredited by NATO, a COE is not part of the NATO Command Structure (NCS), but forms part of the wider framework supporting NCS. It is established as a subsidiary body of the North Atlantic Council (NAC) in accordance with Article 9 of the North Atlantic Treaty and granted international status pursuant to Article 14 of the Paris Protocol.


Ctra. M-618, Km. 14,2


Hoyo de Manzanares, 28240 Madrid, Spain



Location: N 40.62962, W 3.875594



Tel.: 34 91 856 1048



Fax: 34 91 856 2390



e-Mail: info@ciedcoe.org