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Nicaraguan elections: why the Sandinistas won so overwhelmingly

NSC works in solidarity with Nicaraguan organisations and social movements fighting for social and economic justice by promoting and seeking support for their activities in the UK.

Wales NSC and 13 groups in England have twinning links or provide support for their partner organisations in Nicaragua.


Over 700,000 Nicaraguans involved in mobilisation against Zika

Cleaning up rubbish in Managua

According to government spokesperson Rosario Murillo, there have been twenty – nine confirmed cases of the Zika virus in Nicaragua. Over the last weekend in... read more

Poem to US President Roosevelt by Ruben Dario

To Roosevelt   Mighty Hunter, the way to reach you would be by a biblical voice or a Walt Whitman poem. Primitive and modern, simple and complex, one part Washington,... read more

Nicaragua praised for mobilisation to prevent Zika virus outbreak

Fumigation programme to prevent Zika outbreak

Panamerican Health Organisation (PHO) expert Guillermo Gonzalez, has praised Nicaragua’s model of family and community health for strengthening the country’s ability to prevent and control... read more

Nicaragua’s criticises climate deal as too weak

Nicaraguan representative to Climate Change talks, Paul Oquist

Throughout the Paris climate change talks, Paul Oquist, head of the Nicaraguan delegation, argued that rich nations should do far more to reduce emissions to... read more

Renewable energy electricity production hits 70 per cent

Camilo Ortega Saavedra wind farm and power plant, Rivas

Last weekend Nicaragua achieved 70% of its electricity production from renewable resources according to the National Energy Dispatch Center (CNDC). Wind power produced 32.5%; geothermal... read more

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Celebrating Ruben Dario, Nicaragua’s most famous poet

Ruben Dario, the founder of a Spanish-language literary movement known as Modernismo, died one hundred years ago this Saturday, 6 February at the age of... read more

¡VIVA NICARAGUA – Celebrating young volunteers in Nicaragua!

Raleigh International volunteers supported young Nicaraguans setting up small businesses

Live Nicaraguan and Chilean music with Paul Baker Hernandez, singer, songwriter, political activist Thursday, 11 February, 6.30 – 8.30pm, The Calthorpe Arms, 252 Gray’s Inn... read more

LATIN AMERICAN SPANISH CLASSES start Monday 11th Jan

LEARN LATIN AMERICAN SPANISH with our Peruvian teacher Claudio Chipana & help the Nicaragua Solidarity Campaign! Private lessons also available. Classes start on... read more

Nicaragua Now Issue 5 Autumn 2015

The magazine of UK-Nicaragua solidarity *The benefits and risks of Nicaragua’s inter-oceanic canal. * What has happened with property claims and reparations related to the... read more

Run the 2016 LONDON MARATHON to help our medical container appeal

Nicaraguan health worker dispensing medicines

If you would like to run the marathon for Nicaragua Solidarity Campaign then please read on. We are a tiny organisation and sometimes find it... read more

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