"The challenge is not limited to addressing the destruction and disorders caused by the war. The challenge is to construct a new person in a new society."

— Ignacio Martín-Baró

News and Events

The Spring 2014 issue of the Fund's newsletter, The Just Word, is now online.

October 28, 2014
Instilling Hope in Gaza: The Legacy of Dr. Eyad el Sarraj A Memorial Tribute

7:00 p.m.

First Parish in Cambridge, Harvard Square
Co-sponsored with the Gaza Mental Health Foundation
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November 19, 2014
7:00 p.m.
Boston College (Room TBA)

Poet and human rights activist Carolyn Forché

In commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the murders at the University of Central America in El Salvador


Letters of interest to solicit funding for the 2015-2016 funding cycle must be submitted by September 1, 2014. More information...


Martín-Baró Fund co-founder Prof. Brinton Lykes on "Liberation Psychology and Social Change: An Introduction to Ignacio Martín-Baró and Challenges for 21st Century Practitioners"

A New Person, A New Society: A Human Rights Legacy of Ignacio Martín-Baró
Commemorating the 20th anniversary of the Martín-Baró Fund

More Martín-Baró-related videos

A series of articles on Fr. Ignacio Martín-Baró in recent issue of Peace and Conflict. Read them here.