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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.


Nicaragua to sign up to Paris Agreement further isolating US

Solar power plant, Diriamba. Nicaragua aims for 90% renewables by 2020.

President Daniel Ortega has announced that Nicaragua will sign up to the Paris Climate Agreement, a move that further isolates Trump’s position of withdrawal. Nicaragua refused... read more

Murals of Revolutionary Nicaragua

Mural in Managua painted by an NSC coffee brigade to Nicaragua

During the first period of Sandinista government in the 1980s, a remarkable artistic phenomena took place in Nicaragua, the development of a... read more

US threatens Nicaragua with sanctions

On 27 July, a bill known as the Nica Act (Nicaraguan Investment Conditionality Act), was approved by the US House Foreign Affairs Committee. If signed off... read more

The US owes Nicaragua US$17bn:time to pay up!

Demonstration outside US Embassy in London demanding US compliance with ICJ ruling

In 1986, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) found the US guilty of military and paramilitary aggression against Nicaragua in violation of international law and... read more

Solar powered irrigation system enables families to make a living

Putting solar panels in place above the well. Credit: John Perry

In the community of El Timal, Nicaragua, solar power is enabling off grid families to make a living. El Timal is in the almost forgotten area... read more

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UK-Nicaragua solidarity news Sept

US threats of sanctions against Nicaragua In a measure opposed by all sectors of the Nicaragua population and the Organisation of American States (OAS), US... read more

Changes in NSC presence in Nicaragua

- Former NSC workers Paul Baker, Esther Picado, Dave Thomson, Julian Guevara, Liz Light, Lissette Polanco

In order to ensure the future financial viability of NSC, the Board of Trustees has decided with much regret to end the post of NSC... read more

NSC looking for communications & events volunteer

Three month commitment starting week beginning 1 October, 2017 One day a week (or the equivalent hours) Based in Finbury Pk, London but some work could be... read more

Latin American Spanish summer course

Learn Latin American Spanish this summer through Nicaragua Solidarity Campaign. Our teacher is Peruvian. 5 weeks from July 31st to Aug 28th. ... read more

Viva Nicaragua and Ecuador: another way is possible!

For the past 10 years left governments of both countries have successfully implemented poverty reduction programmes that have benefitted the many rather than the... read more

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