Student climate campaigner Greta Thunberg nominated for Nobel Peace Prize
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Greta Thunberg, the Swedish schoolgirl climate campaigner who has inspired worldwide protests, should be awarded this year’s Nobel Peace Prize, Norwegian lawmakers said Thursday.
“We have proposed Greta Thunberg because if we do nothing to halt climate change it will be the cause of wars, conflict and refugees,” Norwegian Socialist Left MP Freddy Andre Ovstegard told AFP.
“Greta Thunberg has launched a mass movement which I see as a major contribution to peace,” he added.
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