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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...

Latin America Conference Adelante, Saturday 4 December

10am-5PM Friends House, 173-177 Euston Rd, London NW1 2BJ (Nearest tube: Euston) Speakers include: • Jeremy Corbyn MP • Kate Hudson, CND • John McDonnell MP • Claudia Turbet-Delof, Bolivia • Richard Burgon MP • Mariela Kohon, TUC • Julia Felmanas, Brazil • Jon Trickett MP • Dr Emily Morris • Jess Barnard, Young Labour • Bárbara Montalvo, Cuban Ambassador • Gabriel Rodriguez, Argentina • Guisell Morales-Echaverry, Nicaraguan Ambassador • Rocio Maniero, Venezuelan...

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