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Forthcoming Nicaragua related events

NSC News | Tuesday, 13 February 2018

Forthcoming events in Bristol, Bradford, Leicester, London, Machynlleth (West Wales), Sheffield, Tavistock, Reading Tuesday 27 Feb, BRISTOL. Nicaraguan Fairtrade producer Urania Hernandez (coffee, cocoa, SOPPEXCCA) will be guest of honour and will give a presentation at a Fairtrade Fortnight social event, 7.30pm, Palestine Museum 27 Broad St, Bristol BS1 2HG. read more

Forty years of solidarity with Nicaragua

NSC News | Tuesday, 13 February 2018

NSC turns 40! Ways in which you can get involved! In September 1978, way back in the mists of the last period of the Cold War, a small solidarity group with Nicaragua was set up in London to organise a speaker tour by a representative of the Sandinista National Liberation Front, read more

Farmers like Ana Maria are converting to cacoa at lower altitudes where coffee is no longer viable because of rising temperatures. Coffee to cocoa: Nicaraguan farmers adapt to climate change

News from Nicaragua | Thursday, 8 February 2018

Ana Maria Gonzalez owns an eight acre, organic smallholding in the hills of northern Nicaragua where she grows coffee for export through Fairtrade and grows beans and vegetables for her family. She is also one of the 650 members of a co-operative called SOPPEXCCA. Climate change is a dramatic reality read more