Room 7b: First expeditions

The MMB’s first expeditions (1926-1928) travelled to China, the Mariana and Caroline Islands and Japan. Their work focussed on educating women, but soon diversified: orphanages, clinics…

However, in the 1960s their activity was greatly transformed. During this time, neo-colonialism spreads in the old colonies, the Third World experiences great poverty, local wars multiply…

Between the crisis and the hope

Sala 7b: Primeras expediciones