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Pedro Martin

Political Science Professor

A former Jesuit of the Central American Province, Pedro Martin began studying philosophy at UCA. He then received a Master's degree in Latin American Politics from the Jesuit university in Chile. After finishing his doctorate in Philosophy, he was El Salvador's in-country Director of Diakonia Suecia, an Swedish international development agency. In his work with Diakonia, Pedro worked with a variety of NGO's the areas of human rights, gender equality, economic and social justice, peace and reconciliation. He has taught at the UCA (El Salvador) and UAH (Chile). He is also co-founder of the Central American Institute of Research for Development and Social Change (INCIDE in Spanish).