"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


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Read the Spring 2016 issue of The Just Word, MBF's annual newsletter.

Executive committee member Brinton Lykes spoke at a conference at the University of Alberto Hurtado in Chile, "Interventions in Catastrophes: Technical Aspects and Ethical Reflections" (in Spanish)

Read a special 25th anniversary edition of The Just Word.

MBF committee members M. Brinton Lykes and Nelson Portillo published a new article in the journal ReVista, "A Search for Justice in El Salvador: One Legacy of Ignacio Martín-Baró."


The Fund is now accepting letters of interest for the 2018 funding cycle. Deadline September 1, 2017. Application Information.

New article commemorating 25 years of the fund's work: "Liberation Psychology and Pragmatic Solidarity: North-South Collaborations Through The Ignacio Martín-Baró Fund." Read now

More articles.


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"

More Martín-Baró-related videos