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Nicaraguan elections: why the Sandinistas won so overwhelmingly

NSC works in solidarity with Nicaraguan organisations and social movements fighting for social and economic justice by promoting and seeking support for their activities in the UK.

Wales NSC and 13 groups in England have twinning links or provide support for their partner organisations in Nicaragua.


Nicaragua: agroecology and food sovereignty

Students of the agroecology training school (IALA), Nicaragua

NSC interviewed Edgardo Garcia, the general secretary of the Rural Workers Association (ATC), about their work with agricultural workers in large scale agro-export plantations and... read more

Nicaragua calls for global movement for survival

Dr Paul Oquist calling for a global movement for survival

Dr Paul Oquist, Nicaraguan representative to the UN Environment Assembly in Nairobi 11-15 March, called for what he described as ‘a worldwide movement for survival,... read more

Dialogue restarts facing internal and external challenges

On 25 February President Daniel Ortega announced that a dialogue process would restart to ‘restore peace and security’ and to ‘open a new route to... read more

The social economy:improving the wellbeing of the many

'Our commitment is to continue struggling for the economy of micro, small and medium enterprises and farms while keeping in mind our ultimate goal of... read more

What difference does Fairtrade make? A coffee grower’s story

Junieth Leiva picking coffee

Junieth Leiva will be speaking and participating in events in London and Bristol during Fairtrade Fortnight: 21 – 23 February in London and 23... read more

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Opportunity to visit Nicaragua in July!

Meet the students of the IALA, the Latin America Agroecology Institute, based in Nicaragua

Take part in a solidarity delegation with an agroecology focus  See Nicaragua through the eyes of farm workers and small scale farmers, members of... read more

From Jinotega to London:the Fairtrade coffee story

Junieth, getting ready to sell SOPPEXCCA Fairtrade coffee, Archway, London

From Jinotega to London: the Fairtrade coffee story Fairtrade coffee grower Junieth Leiva from the Agricultural Co-operative SOPPEXCCA is in London and Bristol for ... read more

Nicaragua & Fairtrade:empowering women,protecting the environment

Come and hear Junieth Leiva talk about her life as a Fairtrade coffee farmer. She and her family own 3.5 hectares of land where they... read more

Nicaragua Solidarity News January, 2019

Junieth Leiva, Fair trade coffee producer from the co-operative SOPPEXCCA, will be visiting Bristol and London during Fairtrade Fortnight

Our grateful thanks to all our members and supporters for your continued support for our work in solidarity with Nicaragua through the most challenging period... read more

Over 600 people turn out for Latin America Conference

Dr Florence Levy, Nicaragua MP and trade unionist received a standing ovation after her speech to 600 people in a plenary session

The highlight of the conference, attended by over 600 people, was a video message from Leader of the Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn MP who was... read more

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