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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.


Threat of US sanctions against Nicaragua looms

Sanctions will not only deepen the poverty of those already impoverished but will also deepen the polarisation within Nicaragua making it even more... read more

US ‘journalist’ deported for aiding and abetting violence

'Journalist' Carl David Goette-Lucik posing with armed opposition member

On 3 October US/Austrian journalist Carl David Goette-Luciak was deported from Nicaragua – an event that sparked outrage from The Guardian https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/oct/02/nicaragua-deports-reporter-who-covered-anti-ortega-protests   ... read more

Nicaragua:where are the voices of the impoverished?

Street sellers are among those who have suffered most as a result of the economic downturn

Nicaragua Solidarity Campaign Briefing on Nicaragua As the pressure on the Nicaraguan government intensifies internationally, where - in all the rhetoric of the... read more

Attempted coup: a Fair Trade coffee producer’s perspective

The Co-operative Union SOPPEXCCA is made up of 650 members who are small scale farmers producing coffee for the Fair Trade market

Junieth  Maribel is a young Fair Trade coffee farmer and member of the Co-operative Union SOPPEXCCA, Jinotega, northern Nicaragua. SOPPEXCCA is made up... read more

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

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Forthcoming Events in London,Shipley, Bristol, and Oxford

Thursday 27 September, 7.30pm, Shipley. The Tisma Project will host a skype conversation with John Perry who lives in Masaya, Nicaragua,... read more

Claudio Chipana

Claudio taught Spanish at NSC from 2007 until 2017 when he became ill. Despite this he kept up his Latin American activism and his passion... read more

Nicaragua Solidarity News

Funds for Fair trade coffee co-operative CECOCAFEN: Our thanks to everyone who donated to our appeals in 2017 and 2018. The funds were originally intended... read more

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

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