|Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize|
|Number:||27 - 1|
|Name:||The Inter-Parliamentary Union|
|Motivation:||The Inter-Parliamentary Union promoted peace and contributed to the development and enforcement of international law and arbitration. The Union organized annual inter-parliamentary conferences to discuss possible solutions to international problems that could be handled by the League of Nations. It promoted parliamentary control of foreign affairs and reduction of armaments.|
|Profession:||Member of the Institute of International Law. Member of the Commission of the Permanent International Peace Bureau.|
|Comments:||The Inter-Parliamentary Union was on the short list, but no new evaliation was requested. Wehberg nominated the Inter-Parliamentary Union as his primary choice. If this was not agreed upon by the Nobel Committee, he wished to suggest Ludwig Quidde.|
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