Nomination archive


Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize
Year:1922
Number:27 - 1
 
Nominee 1:
Name: The Permanent International Peace Bureau
Profession:Central office through which peace activities could be coordinated
City:Bern
Country:SWITZERLAND (CH)
Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 1910
 
Nominee 2:
Name: The Nordic Peace Association (Nordisk Fredsforbund)
Profession:Alliance of Nordic peace associations
 
Motivation:The Peace Bureau organized peace conferences, and it collected and published peace literature. It advocated peace, pacifism and international law. During WWI the Peace Bureau helped prisoners of war and other victims of the war. C.B. Hanssen initiated the founding of the Nordic Peace Association in 1912. The Nordic Peace Association consisted of Nordic peace organizations. These organizations had since 1885 met on a regular basis, and they had developed some form of co-operation, but they needed a more formal and regulated structure. The charter of the Nordic Peace Association stated that its aim was to be the cornerstone in a world peace association that would work to secure peace by advocating international law and disarmament.
 
Nominator:
Name:Carl Albert Lindhagen
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1860
Year, Death:1946
Profession:Member of the Swedish parliament. Mayor of Stockholm
City:Stockholm
Country:SWEDEN (SE)
 
Comments: C.B. Hanssen was a member of the Nobel Committee from 1913 to 1939.
 

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