Nomination archive

Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize
Number:21 - 1
Name: The Institute of International Law (Institut de Droit International)
Profession:Scientific society aimed at developing international law as a codified science
Country:BELGIUM (BE)
Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 1904
Motivation:The Institute of International Law was nominated for its contribution to the development of international law and arbitration, and its efforts to further brotherhood and peace.
Name:Jørgen Gunnarsson Løvland
Profession:Cabinet Minister. Chairman of the Nobel Committee (1901-1922)
City:Kristiania (now Oslo)
Country:NORWAY (NO)
Comments: Løvland had been a member of the Nobel Committee since 1897, and he became chairman when Getz died in 1901.