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in Peace, 1901-1956

Year: 1949
Number: 3-3
   
Nominee:  
Antonio Sanchez de Bustamante y Sirvén
M
1865
1951
Professor of International Law
Havana
Havana
CU (CUBA)
   
Motivation: Bustamante advocated international co-operation, especially in Latin America. He wanted to use international law as a means to achieve mutual understanding and to establish a common law system that could be used to solve international disputes.
   
Nominator:
 
Neftali Ponce
M
Foreign Minister
EC (ECUADOR)
   
Evaluation: No
   
Comment: Bustamante had been a member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration from 1908 to 1926, and he had been a member of the Permanent Court of International Justice from 1921 to 1939.
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