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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 crisis: the perspective of a Fair Trade coffee co-op

Hundreds of road blocks threaten the livelihoods of small farmers

Since 2002, NSC has worked with co-operatives in Nicaragua through promoting awareness of and understanding between Nicaraguan small scale farmers and UK Fair Trade activists.... read more

Nicaragua crisis:FairTrade co-op advocates peace through dialogue

An end to all violence is critical to the livelihoods of thousands of small scale farmers

Since 2002, NSC has worked with co-operatives in Nicaragua through promoting awareness of and understanding between Nicaraguan small scale farmers and UK Fair Trade activists.... read more

National Dialogue: an end to violence from whatever source

The National Dialogue re-started on 15 June

Since 18 April Nicaragua has experienced waves of extreme violence that have profoundly polarised the country. According to national and international human rights organisations over... read more

Western media coverage of Nicaragua

Road blocks are violating people's right to freedom of movement and destroying their livelihoods.

Why has Nicaragua, a country with a stable economy and commitment to health, education, social and programmes, erupted into such deeply polarised conflict over the... read more

Impact of violence in Nicaragua

More than a month of violence in Nicaragua has tragically resulted in the deaths of over 100 people and left 868 injured. An... read more

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Nicaragua Forthcoming Events

Wednesday 20 June, BRADFORD, Race Night for Tisma, 7.30pm, The Quays, Ashley Lane, Shipley, BD17 7DB. Help the Amsterdam to Berlin Bike Riders raise £2,000... read more

Join an Artists’ delegation to Nicaragua

Image of Martin Luther King in a mural in the Casa Ben Linder Managua, artist Diederik Grootjans

The Alliance for Global Justice invites you to participate in a trip for artists and cultural workers to learn about the history and culture of... read more

Run the Revolution: post-marathon party April 22nd

Come join us for a musical celebration in aid of Nicaragua Solidarity Campaign. April 22nd is the day of the London Marathon and after Martin... read more

Forthcoming Nicaragua related events

Nicaraguan musicians Luis and Franklin will be performing in Oxford and Bristol

UK - Nicaragua solidarity remains very much alive and well 40 years on! Pub quiz in London; performance of the Misa Campesina with Nicaraguan musicians... read more

Celebration marks 30 years of Sheffield Estelí twinning

Mayors of Esteli and Sheffield, Francisco Valenzuela and Anne Murphy, Paul Blomfield, Sheffield Central MP, Nicaraguan ambassador Guisell Morales

Hundreds of people gathered in Sheffield on 23 March to mark thirty years of friendship between Sheffield and the Nicaraguan town of Estelí. The focus of... read more

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