Invitation to Nominate Candidates for the Nobel Peace Prize 2012
For the information and guidance of all concerned, enclosed is a copy of a Memorandum from the Office of the President dated November 22, 2011 entitled "Invitation to Nominate Candidates for the Nobel Peace Prize 2012" which is self-explanatory.
Office of the President of the Philippines Malacañang
TO: ALL HEADS OF DEPARTMENTS, BUREAUS AND AGENCIES OF THE NATIONAL GOVERNMENT, AND STATE UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES
SUBJECT: INVITATION TO NOMINATE CANDIDATES FOR THE NOBEL PEACE PRIZE 2012
DATE: 22 November 2011
The Norwegian Nobel Committee is accepting nominations for the 2012 Nobel Peace Prize, which will be awarded on 10 December 2012.
The Statutes of the Nobel Foundation specify categories of the following individuals who are eligible to make nominations for the Nobel Peace Prize:
Members of national assemblies and governments;
Members of international courts of law;
University chancellors, university professors of social science, history, philosophy, law and theology, leaders of peace research institutes and institutes of foreign affairs;
Former Nobel Peace Prize laureates;
Board members of organizations that have previously won the prize;
Present and past members of the Norwegian Nobel Committee; and
Former advisers to the Norwegian Nobel Institute.
Nominators are strongly requested 'not to publish their proposals.
Nominations for the Nobel Peace Prize should be submitted before 1 February 2012 to The Norwegian Nobel Committee at Henrik Ibsens gate 51, NO-0255 OSLO, Norway.