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NSC is recruiting

NSC News | Friday, 7 June 2019

NSC is seeking a part-time Fundraising, Membership & Administration Coordinator Part-time: 14 hours per weekSalary: £ 33,515 pro rata of 35 hour week. This amounts to £13,406 pa. Office-based. Location: Finsbury Park, London N7 7DT All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK read more



Celebrate 40 years of UK - Nicaragua solidarity

NSC News | Friday, 17 May 2019

Join us on 29 June to celebrate NSC's 40th anniversary To register https://www.eventbrite.com/e/celebrate-40-years-of-uk-nicaragua-solidarity-tickets-62044504784 read more



John Bolton, is he the world's most dangerous man? Peace negotiations as US aggression intensifies

News from Nicaragua | Thursday, 16 May 2019

Intensification of US aggression against Cuba, Nicaragua and Venezuela An article in The Guardian 16 May poses the question 'Is John Bolton the most dangerous man in the world? This article relates to the way in which John Bolton, President’s Trump’s national security advisor, read more



Agroecology students with Friends of ATC delegation in Managua, January, 2019 Ten reasons to visit Nicaragua on an agroecology delegation!

NSC News | Friday, 3 May 2019

11 – 21 July! Deadline for registrations: 15 May Meet historic social movement leaders in the Rural Workers Association (ATC), one of the organisation that accompanied the 1980s agrarian reform, 1990s peace and reconciliation process, and helped found the international peasant movement La Via Campesina. https://viacampesina.org/en/ Meet young read more



This year's London Marathon - thank you!

NSC News | Wednesday, 1 May 2019

A huge thank you to our five marathon runners for 2019 and to Rodrigo who helped so much with the organising and then came to run as well, all the way from Mexico. Luis Antonio, Erika, Mauricio, Sergio and Mario César raised over £7500 for our work which includes support read more



The Royal Parks Half Marathon in October is special - will you join us?

NSC News | Wednesday, 1 May 2019

The Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon is one of the most scenic city runs in the world. Starting and finishing in Hyde Park, on SUNDAY OCTOBER 13th, the beautiful 13.1 mile route races through Hyde Park, Kensington Gardens, Green Park and St James's Park and offers runners magnificent views of read more



David McKnight & Ben Gregory, Wales NSC with Johnny Hodgson during a visit to Llangollen in Wales ‘Language and culture are the soul of your identity’

NSC News | Wednesday, 24 April 2019

Nicaragua: One nation, two histories Though rich in natural resources, the Caribbean Coast of Nicaragua is the most remote and impoverished region of Nicaragua. In sharp contrast to the predominantly Spanish speaking, Mestizo Pacific Coast, the population of the Caribbean side of the country consists of six different ethnic groups read more



Nicaragua: agroecology, returning to the earth what we take from it

NSC News | Monday, 8 April 2019

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Negotiations progress but face major challenges

News from Nicaragua | Friday, 5 April 2019

An opinion poll published by M&R Consultores published on 26 February indicated that over 90% of respondents want dialogue, peace and stability to guarantee the wellbeing of their families and communities. Against this background, negotiations started on 27 February involving representatives of the Government and the opposition Civic Alliance for read more



Johnny Hodgson, historian, political activist, spokesperson on indigenous & Afro-descendant rights will be speaking in Llangollen, see below for details Forthcoming events in Wales and England

NSC News | Friday, 5 April 2019

Friday, 5 April: 7.30pm, LONDON, Pub quiz to raise funds for Los Pollitos preschool in Managua. Upstairs room, The Calthorpe Arms, 252 Grays Inn Road, WC1X 8JR (Russell Sq, Kings Cross, Chancery Lane). Entry £1 per person. Organised by Islington – Managua Friendship Association Further read more