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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.


Co-operative Union SOPPEXCCA perspective on the national crisis

Look out for this sticker when buying your Fair Trade Coffee! By buying it you will be showing your solidarity with the farmers of SOPPEXCCA who are living through such painful times.

‘As small scale farmers organised in UCA SOPPEXCCA we embrace the hope that the generalised state of violence in our country can be managed and... read more

Bristol-Puerto Morazan:education for hundreds of pre-schoolers

In an area of Nicaragua where there has been no conflict, parents and builders begin the construction of a pre-school funded by organisations in Bristol

Twenty five years ago, pre-school children in all the barrios of Bristol’s twin town of Puerto Morazan, had their lessons under trees, in shrimp storerooms... read more

Fair Trade Co-op calls for dialogue to end violence

The violence of road blocks has severely affected the livelihoods of small scale farmers.

Since 2002, NSC has worked with co-operatives in Nicaragua through promoting awareness of, and understanding between, Nicaraguan small scale farmers and UK Fair Trade activists.... read more

The only way forward is through dialogue

The National Dialogue involving the government and all sectors of society is the way out of the crisis

  Since 19 April waves of violence have profoundly polarised and destabilised Nicaragua.   What started as a student protest in Managua against government reforms to... read more

National Dialogue: an end to violence from whatever source

The National Dialogue re-started on 15 June

Since 18 April Nicaragua has experienced waves of extreme violence that have profoundly polarised the country. According to national and international human rights organisations over... read more

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Spanish classes start Monday Sept 17th

Learn Spanish with a Latin American flavour at Nicaragua Solidarity Campaign! Classes start on MONDAY SEPTEMBER 17th and the term will be 12 weeks.Beginners... read more

Join an Artists’ delegation to Nicaragua

Image of Martin Luther King in a mural in the Casa Ben Linder Managua, artist Diederik Grootjans

The Alliance for Global Justice invites you to participate in a trip for artists and cultural workers to learn about the history and culture of... read more

Forthcoming Nicaragua related events

Nicaraguan musicians Luis and Franklin will be performing in Oxford and Bristol

UK - Nicaragua solidarity remains very much alive and well 40 years on! Pub quiz in London; performance of the Misa Campesina with Nicaraguan musicians... read more

Celebration marks 30 years of Sheffield Estelí twinning

Mayors of Esteli and Sheffield, Francisco Valenzuela and Anne Murphy, Paul Blomfield, Sheffield Central MP, Nicaraguan ambassador Guisell Morales

Hundreds of people gathered in Sheffield on 23 March to mark thirty years of friendship between Sheffield and the Nicaraguan town of Estelí. The focus of... read more

Celebrating International Women's Day Nicaraguan style

To register click on the link https://tinyurl.com/nscwomendsday... read more

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