Nomination Archive


Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize
Year:1963
Number:158 - 1
 
Nominee 1:
Name: The Red Cross Association
Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 1963
 
Nominee 2:
Name: The International Committee of the Red Cross
Profession:NGO aimed at aiding victims of war and ensuring observance of humanitarian law
City:Geneva
Country:SWITZERLAND (CH)
Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 1917
Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 1963
 
Motivation:The Red Cross Association and International Committee of the Red Cross were nominated because of their work for international understanding and brotherhood between people. During the Second World War they gave aid to thousands of people in German prisons and concentration camps.
 
Nominator:
Name:Nils Langhelle
Gender:M
Profession:Member of the Norwegian Storting (Norwegian Parliament)
Country:NORWAY (NO)
 
 

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