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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.


18 May 2015
Seven Billion Dreams One Planet Consume with Care

This is the theme of this year’s World Environment Day on 5 June. Nicaragua will be participating in this global event through a ... read more

27 April 2015
Nicaragua's canal: benefits and risks

On 22 December, 2014 the Nicaraguan government and Hong Kong Nicaragua Development Consortium (HKND), the company that holds the canal concession, held a symbolic event... read more

30 March 2015
G77, China, Latin America deplore US threats against Venezuela

Credit:Telesur

On 9 March, in an ominous escalation of aggression against Venezuela, President Barack Obama issued An Executive Order declaring that the “policies and actions of... read more

20 March 2015
ALBA alliance denounces US aggression against Venezuela

Alba emergency summit Caracas, 17 March,2015

Heads of state of the eleven member Alba alliance met on 17 March to discuss the rapidly escalating aggression by the US against Venezuela. On... read more

16 March 2015
Latin American condemnation of US sanctions against Venezuela

Venezuelan President Maduro at rally in Managua, 16 March

‘Only the unity of the peoples of Latin America and the Caribbean will give us the strength to defend peace and sovereignty’. Nicaraguan President Daniel... read more

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26 May 2015
Climate change, Fairtrade,empowering women

Speaker tour by Fatima Ismael, general manager of the Union of Co-operatives (UCA) Soppexcca Soppexcca was founded in Jinotega, northern Nicaragua in 1997 and is... read more

22 May 2015
Nicaragua Now Issue 4 Spring 2015

The magazine of UK - Nicaragua solidarity Calling for an end to US destabilisation of Latin America; Renewable energy: the Nicaraguan example; Solar powered energy... read more

27 April 2015
UK-Nicaragua solidarity: past, present and future

Saturday, 16 May, 10am - 5.00pm, Conway Hall, Red Lion Sq, London WC1R 4RL (Holborn) £6/£3 unwaged. Book in advance if possible or contact... read more

20 April 2015
Volunteering Opportunities in Central America

Raleigh International Volunteer Face Painting at an Awareness Raising Day, Las Brisas, Nicaragua

Update! We have revised and updated our comprehensive list of volunteering opportunities in Central America. These volunteer led, non-profit organisations range in size from small... read more

30 March 2015
Latin American Spanish classes start Monday May 11th

Classes start on MONDAY May 11th and the term will be 12 weeks. There will be no class on the end of May bank holiday.... read more

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