Peruvian forensic anthropologist; He was a forensic expert of the International Criminal Courts for Rwanda and the former Yugoslavia, director of the Office of Missing Persons and Forensic Sciences for the United Nations in Kosovo (OMPF-UNMIK), founder and executive director of the Peruvian Forensic Anthropology Team (EPAF). He currently serves as Trans-regional Forensic Coordinator for Migration in Europe for the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) based in Paris.
Baraybar has worked for years in the application of forensic sciences to cases of human rights violations including but not limited to extrajudicial executions, forced disappearance of persons and more recently to deceased migrants. Baraybar has expert-expert status in the International Criminal Court for the former Yugoslavia and the Inter-American Court of Human Rights. Baraybar is the author of numerous articles and books in his specialty and received the Judith Lee Stronach Award for Human Rights from the Center for Justice and Responsibility (CJA) in San Francisco and the UN21 Awards for the work of the OMPF.