Latin America Solidarity Centre

  • About Us

    We are individuals who share a passion for real social change in Latin America and Ireland.

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  • 17th Irish Latin America Film Festival / Ceiliúrann Féile Scannán Mheiriceá Laidineach 2017

    Running in Dublin on 25-26 April, and in Birr on 2-3 May

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  • LASC Radio: The Irish-Latin American Connection

    With Dublin’s NearFM, a series of radio programmes exploring the deep links connecting Ireland with Latin America.

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  • LAW 2017: Building generations of environmental defenders

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  • Cinco de Mayo: Festival Latinoamericano

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Latest Articles

New Website

After many months of hard work, we are very happy to announce that our new and improved website is finally online! Part of our new communications strategy, this website has sought to integrate the work put into our previous site in a more concise, readable, and polished design. Please take a look around and check out […]

20 Years of LASC

By Jean Somers Ireland and Latin America: Deep roots While LASC is marking its 20th anniversary this year, links between Ireland and Latin America have a much longer history, some dating back 200 years to the Latin American wars of independence. A recent conference, “Irish-Latin American Solidarity in the Context of the 1916 Rising” organised […]

From the Archives: Zapatista Proposal for Indigenous Woman Presidential Candidate

By Liam Bradshaw   As we grit our teeth through anger, frustration, or just sheer ennui, waiting for the farcical debacle that is the US presidential election to end, a proposal has emerged from Mexico that might just breathe a bit of life into electoral processes. October marked the twentieth anniversary of the National Indigenous […]

LASC Celebrates its 20th Anniversary

Since 1996, LASC has been working in solidarity with Latin American social movements and strengthening the links between Ireland and Latin America. Looking back over 2016, LASC’s 20th Anniversary, we celebrate two decades of outreach and activism. We commemorate the campaigns we have supported from this side of the world, while remembering all the brave people who have […]