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Dr Florence Levy, Nicaragua MP and trade unionist received a standing ovation after her speech to 600 people in a plenary session Over 600 people turn out for Latin America Conference

NSC News | Friday, 7 December 2018

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 attending AMLO's inauguration in Mexico. His message was 'Adelante! La Lucha Continua'! A huge turnout of around 600 people attended the 14th annual Latin America read more

Spanish classes start Monday January 14th 2019

NSC News | Wednesday, 5 December 2018

Learn Spanish with a Latin American flavour at Nicaragua Solidarity Campaign! Classes start on MONDAY JANUARY 14th and the term will be 12 weeks.Beginners 5pm, joining with Beginners Plus at 5.30pmBeginners Plus 5.30pm – 6.30 pmImprovers 6.30pm – 7.30 pmIntermediate 7.30pm – 8.30 pmThe last read more

Shopping from NSC & Sales Opening Times

NSC News | Tuesday, 20 November 2018

Do your shopping from NSC! Each purchase makes a difference to our fair trade suppliers and to the work NSC can carry out. This year’s Christmas card is entitled “Peace for Nicaragua”, there’s a DVD & book about Frida Kahlo and some witty t-shirts and mugs, all ethically produced. We read more

Adelante Latin America Conference 2018

NSC News | Friday, 16 November 2018

London, Saturday, 1 December 2018, Congress House, 23-28 Great Russell St, Fitzrovia, London WC1B 3LS (Tottenham Court Rd, Russell Sq) 9:45am Special guest speakers: Dr Mariela Castro, Cuban MP & director of CENESEX (National Centre for Sex Education) and Dr Florence Levy, Nicaraguan MP and trade unionist Also // Guillaume read more

The staff of pro government radio station Radio Ya, destroyed by opposition protesters, are interviewed in the film The New Battle for Nicaragua

News from Nicaragua | Monday, 12 November 2018

This Redfish documentary illustrates the complexity of what has happened in Nicaragua and refutes some of the distorted, biased, context free mainstream coverage of the country Nicaragua over the past six months. An antidote to the international media coverage that choses to blame the Nicaraguan government for all acts read more

White House national security advisor John Bolton with Donald Trump. Former president Jimmy Carter described Bolton's appointment as 'a disaster for our country'. US threatens Cuba,Venezuela, and Nicaragua

News from Nicaragua | Friday, 9 November 2018

The US and Israel yet again demonstrated their exceptionalism when on 1 November, the UN General Assembly, for the 27th time, approved a resolution calling for an end to US sanctions against Cuba by 189 to two. Not to be deflected from the path of righteousness, US representative Nikki read more

Dr Florence Levy will be a keynote speaker at Latin America conference 1 December NSC news: Two Nicaraguan women to visit the UK

NSC News | Friday, 2 November 2018

Opportunities to find out first hand what’s happening in Nicaragua In November/December, Nicaraguan National Assembly member, doctor, and trade unionist Dr Florence Levy will be one of the key note speakers at this year’s annual Latin America Adelante Conference in London on 1 December https://latinamericaconference.wordpress.com/ read more

'Journalist' Carl David Goette-Lucik posing with armed opposition member US ‘journalist’ deported for aiding and abetting violence

News from Nicaragua | Thursday, 11 October 2018

On 3 October US/Austrian journalist Carl David Goette-Luciak was deported from Nicaragua – an event that sparked outrage from The Guardian and and the National Union of Journalists. https://www.nuj.org.uk/news/nuj-condemns-deportation-of-freelance-journalist-from-nicaragua/ However, what the Guardian and the NUJ fail to mention is that neither Goette – Luciak nor any other journalist read more

Threat of US sanctions against Nicaragua looms

News from Nicaragua | Thursday, 11 October 2018

Sanctions will not only deepen the poverty of those already impoverished but will also deepen the polarisation within Nicaragua making it even more difficult to reach a political settlement to the crisis. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- The Nicaragua Investment Conditionality Act (NICA Act) was first introduced into Congress in 2015 but read more

Street sellers are among those who have suffered most as a result of the economic downturn Nicaragua:where are the voices of the impoverished?

News from Nicaragua | Monday, 24 September 2018

Nicaragua Solidarity Campaign Briefing on Nicaragua As the pressure on the Nicaraguan government intensifies internationally, where - in all the rhetoric of the Trump administration, the UK government, the international media, and human rights organisations - are the views of the most impoverished? Four months of violence and read more