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Latest Bristol funded pre-school opened in Puerto Morazan

Bristol based Friends of Morazan has funded the construction of 13 pre-schools in their twin town of Puerto Morazan near the border with Honduras. Local volunteers, some of whom have children at the school, helped in the construction. [caption id="attachment_27616" align="alignnone" width="800"] Cutting the ribbon ceremony[/caption] The new building, based in a...

Learn Spanish with a Latin American flavour

12 online classes held weekly on Mondays starting 28 February 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 evening classes teaching various levels at reasonable prices. Term dates: 21 FEBRUARY – 30 MAY 2022 Easter and...

Ciudad Dario: much more than a place to pass through

  *Winnie Narváez Herrera visits three small businesses that form part of the social economy in the town of Ciudad Dario. For many people, Ciudad Darío in the municipality of Matagalpa is a place they pass through on the Pan American Highway. However, this small town, 80km from Managua with a population of...

Nicaragua’s big secret, the success of the social economy

Jorge Capelan interviewed Leonel Rivera, Managua representative of the Ministry of the Family, Community, Cooperative and Associative Economy (MEFCCA), to find out more about how the government is supporting this key sector. Over a three year period Nicaragua has faced four major crises: an attempted coup, two devastating hurricanes, and the...

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