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Who has been selected for the Nobel Peace Prize 2012?

Who has been selected for the Nobel Peace Prize 2012?

The 2012 Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to the European Union (EU) “for over six decades [having] contributed to the advancement of peace and reconciliation, democracy and human rights in Europe” by a unanimous decision of the Norwegian Nobel Committee.

Who are the Peace Prize nominees?


Nominee Nominator(s)
Hong Kong Free Press Ola Elvestuen, Terje Breivik and Jon Gunnes, Members of Parliament
International Fact-Checking Network Trine Skei Grande and Tore Storehaug, Members of Parliament
Maria Ressa Jonas Gahr Støre, Member of Parliament

Which legendary campaign for peace was nominated 5 times but never won the Peace Prize?

Mahatma Gandhi
Mahatma Gandhi was nominated five times for the Nobel Peace Prize in 1937, 1938, 1939, 1947, and 1948. But he was not awarded this award.

Who makes nominations for Nobel Peace Prize?

The Norwegian Nobel Committee
The Norwegian Nobel Committee is responsible for the selection of eligible candidates and the choice of the Nobel Peace Prize laureates. The Committee is composed of five members appointed by the Storting (Norwegian parliament).

Who has received the most Nobel Peace Prize nominations?

In accordance with Alfred Nobel’s will, the recipient is selected by the Norwegian Nobel Committee, a five-member committee appointed by the Parliament of Norway….

Nobel Peace Prize
Currently held by Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov (2021)
Most awards International Committee of the Red Cross (3)

How many nobles did Einstein win?

Albert Einstein never won a Nobel prize for the theory of relativity—in fact, it was only through long, political jockeying within the Nobel committee that he won the prize at all.

Has Greta Thunberg won the Nobel Peace Prize?

She received numerous honours and awards, including an honorary Fellowship of the Royal Scottish Geographical Society, inclusion in Time’s 100 most influential people, being the youngest Time Person of the Year, inclusion in the Forbes list of The World’s 100 Most Powerful Women (2019), and nominations for the Nobel …

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