Nomination Archive

Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize
Number:40 - 1
Name: The Nansen International Office for Refugees
Profession:International aid organization established in 1931
Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 1938
Motivation:The Nansen International Office for Refugees was nominated for its efforts to advocate worldwide humanitarianism and brotherhood. The nominator emphasized the financial importance of being awarded the peace prize.
Name:Michael Hansson
Profession:Member of the International Court of Arbitration
Country:NORWAY (NO)
Comments: Hansson was President of the Nansen Office. The Nansen International Office for Refugees had been initiated by the League of Nations. The organization continued the work of Nansen (League of Nations High Commissioner for Refugees 1921-30) after his death.

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