International Commission on Distance Education (CODE)

  • Founded:

CODE collaborates in the expansion and improvement from the distance learning education in all the social and geographical environments of the world. It has the Consultative Status of ECOSOC (Special Category) since 2003.The organization understands that the education at distance allows people to develop its capacity of social development through the acquisition of new technologies. In general aspects, the objectives of the association are:

  • The continuous improvement of the teaching methods at distance learning;
  • The development of special plans of education at distance for women of regions where scarce labour representation of them exists;
  • The development of computer and audiovisual programs specialized in distance learning education;
  • Depreciation of didactic costs for the institutions of the third world;
  • The development of the teaching at distance for techniques of international trade;
  • The development of programs of international relationships;
  • The development of programs that favour work security, the quality of employment and that lobby against the exploitation of the minor.
Countries served: 
Spain, Brazil, France, United States


Books and documents: 


Periodicals p.a.: 


Multimedia / Audiovisual Material: 


Annual growth: 


Methods of Data Management

Database Software: 


Services and Special Activites

Publications Produced: 

Protection of Prevention, ISBN 8460589471

Studies and Surveys: 

Albert Schweitzer Biography

Other Material

Strategies and Perspectives to Improve Services: 

To improve Internet access

Role envisaged within the Network of Networks: 

Increase the number of offers made through ALADIN

Contact Information

C/ Monasterio del Escorial, 11. 28.300 Aranjuez, Madrid, Spain

Tel.: (+34-91) 555 66 00
Fax.: (+34-91) 350 72 88
Contact language: English, French, Spanish

Contact Person

Dr. Alfonso Roldán Moré

Head Person

Dr. Alfonso Roldán Moré

Type of parent organisation

International Organization

Area of specialization

Adult education
Basic education
Citizenship education
Community development
Distance education
Health education
Information and communication technologies
Nonformal education
Peace education

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