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Credit: Ariel Flores courtesy of Felicity Butler Nicaragua leads the way in recognising the unpaid labour of women

News from Nicaragua | Friday, 19 January 2018

Nicaragua leads the way in recognising the unpaid labour of women Felicity Butler has completed her PhD on how the previously unpaid labour of women and girls can be not only recognised but also integrated into the pricing of products. This has the potential for a lasting read more

Support Nicaragua in rejecting proposed US sanctions

NSC News | Friday, 12 January 2018

Sign the petition to show your support for Nicaragua Since 2007 Nicaragua, the second poorest country in the Americas, has undergone a remarkable turnaround. Key achievements include reducing poverty and inequality, diversifying the economy, while at the same time promoting greater economic and social stability. This includes free health care read more

'Ecotourism enables farmers to diversify their income and protect the environment.' Credit:Steve Lewis Tourism booming in Nicaragua

News from Nicaragua | Friday, 12 January 2018

Travel writer Russell Maddicks explains the dramatic growth in tourism and how to ensure it benefits local people. It was only a matter of time before the millions of tourists who visit Latin America annually, woke up to the wonders of Nicaragua. For years prized as read more