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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.


We eat what we grow: food sovereignty, Sandinista Revolution

Members of the community of Marlon Alvarado celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Sandinista Revolution

Testimonies of the campesinas of the Community of Marlon Alvarado Today together with hundreds of thousands of other Nicaraguans, the rural community of Marlon Alvarado... read more

Rio Coco designated first UNESCO Geopark, Central America

The Somoto Canyon that lies with the Rio Coco Geopark

On 7 July, the Río Coco Geopark, northern Nicaragua, was officially designated by UNESCO as the first Geopark in Central America. The Rio Coco joins... read more

Nicaragua & the coronavirus:the perspective of campesinas

Some of the 2,500 members of the Fundacion entre Mujeres (FEM)

On 23 April, Rita Clark-Gollub interviewed Diana Martínez, president of the Fundación Entre Mujeres (FEM) in rural Estelí in northern Nicaragua. The 2,500 women of... read more

Training of young peasant farmers goes online

Some of the 40 agroecology students from Mexico, Central America & Dominican Republic

Peasant agriculture fundamental to combatting hunger ‘In the strongest part of the pandemic, the first line of defence is health personnel …. and the second... read more

Nicaragua, coronavirus and international solidarity

Maintaining the flow of locally produced food will be criticial through this crisis

As of 1 April Nicaragua had five confirmed imported cases, one of whom has died, and one of whom is reported recovered; there have been... read more

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Outstanding commitment of solidarity activists recognised

Ralph Gayton, founder of the Norwich - El Viejo Link was one of the recepients an award

On 15 July the Nicaraguan Embassy held a virtual award ceremony for five UK and Ireland solidarity activists for their long commitment to Nicaragua. Those... read more

NEW online Spanish course with Latin American flavour

If you want to learn Spanish with a Latin American flavour, the Nicaragua Solidarity Campaign is the place for you. We have fun and friendly... read more

UK twin town support for Nicaragua COVID-19 related projects

Food parcels provided by NECAT Centre, Barrio Guadalupe, Leon for families of those laid off from a local car plant

Over the past new months NSC affiliated twin towns and other groups have adapted the ways that the work in order to provide ongoing solidarity... read more

Webinar, UK - Nicaragua, agroecology, food sovereignty

The Nicaraguan Rural Workers Association (ATC) and the UK Landworkers Alliance (LWA) are member organisations of the global movement La Via Campesina, representing ... read more

UK – Nicaragua, Covid 19, agroecology and food sovereignty

WEBINAR 20 June 2-3.15 UK time This webinar will bring together representatives of the Rural Workers Association (ATC) in Nicaragua and the UK Landworkers... read more

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