Nomination Database

Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize
Year:1915
Number:17 - 1
 
Nominee:
Name:Ernest Nys
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1851
Year, Death:1921
Profession:Professor of International Law.
University:Brussels
City:Brussels
Country:BELGIUM (BE)
 
Motivation:Nys promoted international law and arbitration. He was a member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration at The Hague and of the Permanent International Peace Bureau. Nys was the author of "Le droit international" and other works on international law and politics.
 
Nominator:
Name:Sir Thomas Erskine G Holland
Profession:Former Professor of International Law. Member of the Institute of International Law.
University:University of Oxford
City:Oxford
Country:UNITED KINGDOM (GB)