|Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize|
|Number:||40 - 2|
|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.|
|Profession:||Professor of History. Foreign Minister. Member of the Nobel Committee (1919-1937, 1940-1942).|
|Comments:||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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