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Fairtrade means more resources to empower women and promote gender equality What does Fairtrade mean for small scale farmers?

NSC News | Friday, 14 February 2020

Nicaraguan Fairtrade coffee producer Gloria Talavera González will be visiting London 20 – 22 February as a guest of the Nicaragua Solidarity Campaign. Gloria will then go to Bristol for a two week programme organised by Bristol Link with Nicaragua ad Bristol and South Glos Fairtrade Network. Gloria belongs to read more



Alma Castillo, a student of Nicaraguan sign language The Nicaraguan deaf children who invented a new language

News from Nicaragua | Tuesday, 11 February 2020

In the 1980s deaf children in Nicaragua invented a completely new sign language of their own. This remarkable achievement allowed experts a unique insight into how human communication develops. US linguist Judy Shepard-Kegl documented the emergence of what is now known as Nicaraguan Sign Language. In this BBC video she read more