Forthcoming webinar, 9 July - Women Facing Hybrid Warfare

NSCAG News | on: Thursday, 30 June 2022

As part of the Alliance for Global Justice/Casa Benjamin Linder programme Women in Nicaragua:Power and Protagonism a free series of virtual sessions has been organised. These are in addition to the women's delegation being organised in August and participants can access the sessions free of charge without needing to participate read more

Depiction of Ben Linder community projects. Pic: Alliance for Global Justice NSCAG June update now available

NSCAG News | on: Friday, 3 June 2022

Our June update is now available - you can download it here. Please feel free to share it with colleagues and friends. We hope you will find it of interest. Please see our website for regular updates and news about Nicaraguan developments. read more

Advances in Labour Relations in Nicaragua

NSCAG News | on: Tuesday, 31 May 2022

On 13 March, NSCAG and the Alliance for Global Justice co-hosted a webinar on the advances which have taken place in labour relations in Nicaragua since 2007. Copies of the presentations given by NSCAG can be found in English here and in Spanish here. read more

Delegates meeting at ALBA summit ALBA denounces exclusion of Nicaragua, Cuba and Venezuela from Summit of the Americas

NSCAG News | on: Monday, 30 May 2022

On 27 May, Cuba has hosted the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean that make up the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America-People’s Trade Agreement (ALBA-TCP) for their 21st Summit. The main objectives of the meeting, held at the Palace of the Revolution in Havana, was to read more

Members of the National Workers Front (FNT), Nicaragua's main trade union confederation, celebrate the FNT's 32nd anniversary, April 2022 NSCAG May update

NSCAG News | on: Tuesday, 10 May 2022

NSCAG's May update is now available. The update includes information on forthcoming webinars and delegations, articles on latest developments and a new Design A Card competition! To download the update see here read more

Young members of public sector union UNE celebrate the union's 44th anniversary NSCAG April update

NSCAG News | on: Tuesday, 5 April 2022

NSCAG's latest update is now available and can be downloaded here. It includes the usual mix of articles, interviews and recordings. We hope you will find it of interest. read more

Women's Delegation to Nicaragua, August 2022 - Women in Nicaragua: Power and Protagonism

NSCAG News | on: Tuesday, 5 April 2022

Nicaragua is a world leader in gender equality. In just 15 years, Nicaragua has closed the gender gap by more than 80%. Today, Nicaragua is the number one country in the world for educational attainment for women and girls, number one for women cabinet ministers and number three in the read more

44 years of service to Nicaraguan workers Public sector union UNE celebrates 44th anniversary

NSCAG News | on: Tuesday, 29 March 2022

On 26 March, Nicaraguan public sector union UNE celebrated its 44th anniversary. NSCAG first made contact with the union in the 1980s and congratulates them on this important milestone. We salute their achievements and their ongoing commitment to defending the labour and social rights of their members. UNE has its read more

Nicaraguan unions, employers and government meet annually to negotiate minimum wage increase for workers Forthcomng webinar - Nicaragua's Advances in Labour Relations, 13 March 7pm

NSCAG News | on: Thursday, 3 March 2022

NSCAG and the Alliance for Global Justice are holding a joint webinar on Sunday 13 March commencing at 7pm UK time. The webinar will focus on Nicaragua's advances in labour relations and will include questions such as 'How does the current situation compare with the previous neoliberal years? How have read more

Pan American Health Organisation praises Nicaragua's advances in health

NSCAG News | on: Wednesday, 2 March 2022

Nicaragua continues to successfully advance in the strengthening of its Community Family Health Model. This was confirmed by Ambassador Arturo McFields, Representative of Nicaragua to the OAS during a meeting with Dr. Mary Lou Valdez, Deputy Director of the Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO/WHO). During the meeting, the Deputy Director read more

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