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Coffee is no longer viable at lower altitudes. Farmer Ana Maria Gonzalez participates in a coffee to cocoa conversion programme Climate Emergency, Nicaraguan farmers lives already turned upside down

News from Nicaragua | Thursday, 19 September 2019

Nicaraguan small scale farmers are among the tens of millions of people globally already directly affected by climate change related weather extremes for which they are least responsible. Ana Maria Gonzalez owns an eight acre, organic smallholding in the hills of northern Nicaragua where she grows Fairtrade coffee, and read more

Too war mongering even for Donald Trump, John Bolton is sacked

News from Nicaragua | Tuesday, 10 September 2019

US national security advisor John Bolton, has been sacked by Donald Trump reportedly after months of tension over Bolton’s ideologically charged far right war mongering. This was epitomised in a speech he made on 16 April to veterans of the Bay of Pigs invasion of Cuba when he announced read more