Who were the nominees for the Nobel Peace Prize?

The Associated Press earlier has reported that the 2021 nominees include exiled Belarusian opposition leader Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya and two other Belarus democracy activists, Veronika Tsepkalo and Maria Kolesnikova; the Black Lives Matter movement; Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny; Stacey Abrams, the former …

Who are the nominees for Nobel Peace Prize 2021?


Nominee Nominator(s)
Alexei Navalny Ola Elvestuen, Mathilde Tybring-Gjedde and Peter Christian Frølich, Members of Parliament
Martin Lee Mathilde Tybring-Gjedde and Peter Christian Frølich, Members of Parliament
Hong Kong Free Press Ola Elvestuen, Terje Breivik and Jon Gunnes, Members of Parliament

Who were the 7 recipients of the Nobel Peace Prize?

Its list of winners includes Martin Luther King, Jr., Elihu Root, Theodore Roosevelt, Woodrow Wilson, Henri La Fontaine, Mikhail Gorbachev, Aung San Suu Kyi, Nelson Mandela, Kofi Annan, Jimmy Carter, Wangari Maathai, Barack Obama, Liu Xiaobo, Juan Manuel Santos and Abiy Ahmed.

How many candidates were nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize in 2012?

For the 2012 award the Nobel Committee received 231 valid nominations, compared to the record 247 candidates in 2011. 43 of the nominations were organisations, while the remaining 188 were individuals, either alone, together with others or together with organisations.

Who are the candidates for the Nobel Prize?

Each year, thousands of members of academies, university professors, scientists, previous Nobel Laureates and members of parliamentary assemblies and others, are asked to submit candidates for the Nobel Prizes for the coming year.

Who are the winners of the Nobel Peace Prize?

On 30 November 2012, Nobel Peace Prize winners Desmond Tutu, Mairead Maguire and Adolfo Pérez Esquivel publicly opposed the awarding of the prize to the European Union.

How is the nomination process for the Nobel Peace Prize?

There is no vetting of nominations prior to the nomination deadline, hence the Norwegian Nobel Committee has no influence on the quality of the submissions. The task of the Committee is strictly limited to selecting the best candidate (or candidates) among the entire list of submissions.