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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.


Ground breaking research into causes of Chronic Kidney Disease (C

Nicaraguan sugarcane worker

Repeated heat stress and dehydration are the principal causes of CKDnT according to a Worker Health and Efficiency research programme facilitated by http://laislafoundation.org/ This disease... read more

Developed countries should contribute 05percent GDP climate fund

Paul Oquist, Nicaraguan representative to climate change conference

At a ministerial Climate Change consultation meeting in Paris on 20/21 July, Nicaraguan representative Paul Oquist proposed that all developed countries should contribute .05% of... read more

President Ortega addresses international solidarity conference

On 20 and 21 July, a conference in solidarity with Sandinista Revolution was held in Managua, organised by the European solidarity movement and the Sandinista... read more

Canal Environment and Social Impact Assessment completed

Xu Changbao, HKND's Nicaragua Office, hands the ESIA over to the President of the Nicaragua Canal Commission,Manuel Coronel and Environment Minister,Juana ArgeƱal.

On 31 May, the long awaited Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) of Nicaragua’s Interoceanic Canal Project was presented to the HKND by... read more

Managua on red alert due to heavy rains

Storm damage in Managua

According to the Presidency, the rains in the first two weeks of June left six people dead and affected 35,350 others around the country.    On... read more

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Another way is possible: Nicaragua, Alba and regional integration

Launch of NSC special briefing, speakers and welcome glass of Nicaraguan rum. Wednesday 16 September, 6.30 – 8.30pm, Unite, 128 Theobalds Rd, Holborn WC1X... read more

Fairtrade,climate change, gender equality

Fatima Ismael, front row third from right, with other participants at the International Fairtrade Cities Conference,Bristol

‘We have to continue on this path with fair trade activists and fair trade farmers working hand in hand …many thanks for all the work... read more

Climate change, Fairtrade, women producers

Speaker tour by Fatima Ismael from the Union of Co-operatives Soppexcca, Nicaragua will be visiting the UK from 26 June - 5 July. Soppexcca is... read more

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

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

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