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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.

FSLN leads polls in run up to November elections

The FSLN won the 2011 elections with 60% of the vote

Elections for the presidency, National Assembly and Nicaraguan members of the Central American parliament will take place on 6 November, two days before the US... read more

Masaya Volcano get its own wifi

Credit: John Perry

There have been exciting developments at the Masaya volcano this week as film maker Sam Crossman begins his work setting up wifi equipment that will... read more

Celebrating the 37th anniversary of the Sandinista Revolution

Nicaraguans in their tens of thousands gathered in Managua on 19 July to celebrate the 37th anniversary of the Sandinista Revolution. Most notable was the... read more

Nicaragua's 'Green Revolution'

The following is a summary of a presentation by Guisell Morales, Nicaragua’s ambassador to the UK, Bristol, June 15 2016 In 2007 when the Sandinista government... read more

Lessons from the experience of the Sandinista Revolution

Come and see this! There's a big flaw in the revolution

In the 1980s, Nicaragua was a major focus of global geopolitics; a guerrilla army in an impoverished Central American country had succeeded in defeating one... read more

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LEARN LATIN AMERICAN SPANISH with our Peruvian teacher Claudio Chipana & help the Nicaragua Solidarity Campaign! Private lessons also available. AUGUST 4 WEEK COURSE... read more

What difference has 9 years of Sandinista government made?

Nicaragua, trade unions and elections: what difference has 9 years of Sandinista government made? Saturday 18 June, 2.00 – 3.30pm, Unite the Union, 128 Theobalds Rd,... read more

Co-op Bank threats to twin towns’ bank accounts

Co-op Bank closing or threatening to close twin towns' bank accounts Background As you may know, in the last quarter of 2015, the Co-operative Bank closed... read more

Nicaragua Now No 6, Summer 2016

Magazine of UK - Nicaragua solidarity Articles in this issue include: *  Climate Justice, the example of Nicaragua * The struggle for the rights of women... read more

The Paris Climate Agreement: the struggle for climate justice

Tuesday 3 May, 6.30 – 8.30pm, Unite the Union, 128 Theobalds Rd, London WC1X 8TN (Holborn) Speakers Dr Paul Oquist, Nicaraguan chief negotiator to the Paris Climate... read more

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