Norwegian deputy Andre Ovstegard told the "VG" newspaper on Wednesday that he and two other parliamentarians of the Socialist Left Party have nominated Thunberg because "climate threats are perhaps one of the most important contributions to war and conflict", and "the mass movement that she has promoted is a very important contribution to peace", reports Efe news.
If she were to win, she would be the youngest recipient since Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai, who was 17 when she received the prize.
Greta Thunberg, in August previous year, became the face of a "school strike" outside the Swedish parliament building.
After her speeches at the United Nations climate change conference in Poland and at the Davos forum, she became an example for many young people all over the world, who since have promoted similar initiatives. Any person who meets the nomination criteria is considered.
The Norwegian Nobel Committee will announce its latest laureates in October, and those selected will receive their prizes in December.
The Norwegian Nobel Committee doesn't publicly comment on nominations, which for 2019 had to be submitted by February 1.
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While it's a great day for mathematicians, Pi Day has evolved into a day for the rest of us as well - a celebration of pie. On Thursday, March 14, BJ's dine-in guests can order a mini one-topping pizza for only $3.14.
One third-prize ticket worth $50,000 was sold in New Jersey at the 7-Eleven store on Huyler Street in South Hackensack. The official Ohio Lottery site offers more information on instant tickets, raffles and other lottery games.
The Italian gaffer also criticised UEFA for not paying more attention to player's welfare. "The pitch will be bad for both teams". One man the Chelsea manager will have to do without is Argentina worldwide Gonzalo Higuain, who has been left behind in London.
That sequence also shows Nebula and Tony with the rest of the gang, so we know they got back to Earth. Hawkeye is also seen running away in a scene from an explosion to what seems to be a spaceship maybe.
The reason has to do with the subject matter-mainly because Marvel's What If series exists within a fringe corner of the universe. More news on Disney + is expected to be revealed during a Disney investors meeting on April 11.
Despite noting he's very happy in his marriage , Justin has reportedly been struggling with his mental health . Bieber's post doesn't come as a huge shock to fans. "He really wants to get better", the insider said.
In another tweet, she said "a gent two rows behind me was wearing a vest top and shorts.yet clearly nothing was said to him". A woman has been threatened with removal from a flight after staff deemed her outfit "inappropriate" .
Italian children have been told not to turn up to school unless they can prove that they have been properly vaccinated . The goal of the law, according to a government website , is to fight the gradual decline in Italy's vaccination rates.
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Kyle Busch sweeps Phoenix with Cup Series win
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Retail inflation seen rising, industrial growth may soften
A New York Fed survey of consumer expectations published on Monday showed a drop in inflation expectations in February. The core inflation is expected to be steady around 5.4 percent last month as compared to 5.38 percent a month before.