March 5, 2013 The Nicaragua Network notes with great sadness the death today of President Hugo Chavez of Venezuela. We will miss his ebullient personality, his concern for the marginalized, his commitment to grassroots democracy, and his Bolivarian dream which expanded his vision beyond Venezuela to the rest of Latin America through ALBA. We note…
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Nicaragua News Bulletin for the week of December 11th.
1. Nicaraguans concerned about health of Chavez 2. Nicaragua, Honduras, and El Salvador meet on Gulf of Fonseca 3. Colombia still refuses to recognize World Court ruling 4. Purisima without fireworks accidents! 5. Energy Ministers commit to biofuels 6. Nicaraguan police show region’s police their training methods 7. Nicaragua advances the rights of domestic workers…
Nicaragua News Bulletin for the week of December 4th
1. Ortega and Santos meet in Mexico on World Court ruling 2. Nicaragua to use Sucre for ALBA trade 3. World Bank lauds Nicaragua’s progress 4. Nicaragua hosts water forum; canal viability challenged 5. Indigenous conferences on climate change held 6. US companies eye Nicaraguan fruit and vegetables 7. International HIV/AIDS Day celebrated with new…