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The Nomination Database for the Nobel Prize
in Peace, 1901-1956

Year: 1924
Number: 23-1
   
Nominee:  
André Weiss
M
1858
1928
Professor of Law (International Civil Law)
Paris, Dijon
Paris
FR (FRANCE)
   
Motivation: Weiss was nominated for his contribution to the development of international law, mainly through his extensive scientific writings on international civil law. He promoted mediation, a permanent international court of arbitration and sanctions in order to observe the rules of international law. Weiss was member of several juridical associations, including Institut de France, Institut de Droit International, and the International Court of Arbitration at The Hague.
   
Nominator:
 
Alejandro Alvarez
M
Diplomat and writer. Member of the Institute of International Law
Santiago
CL (CHILE)
   
Evaluation: No
   
Comment: André Weiss was on the short list, but no new evaluation was requested.
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