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Hague Appeal for Peace

ORGANIZATION

Board of Directors as of October 2006: President Cora Weiss, Vice President Margaret Melkonian, Treasurer George F. Saddler, Secretary Phon van den Biesen, Mary-Wynne Ashford, Adele Simmons, Jennifer Allen Simons, William Pace, Herman Spanjaard, Colin Archer, Peter Weiss.

International Advisory Board as of October 2006: Karamat Ali, Walden Bello, Alejandro Bendana, Humberto Brown, Kevin P. Clements, Johnathan Dean, Irina Grushevaya, Masahida Ota, Admiral Ramu Ramdas, Michael Renner.

Honorary Committee as of October 2006: Norman Borlaug, Mairead Corrigan, Adolfo Pérez Esquivel, Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, Hans Koschnik, Dalai Lama, Bernard Lown, Graca Machel, Rigoberta Menchú Tum, Queen Noor, Shimon Peres, José Ramos Horta, Joseph Rotblat, Oscar Arias Sanchez, Aung San Suu Kyi, Maj-Britt Theorin, Desmond Tutu, Elie Wiesel, Jody Williams, Christa Wolf.

Official Website:
http://www.haguepeace.org/

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Norman Borlaug
Scientist
25-Mar-1914 12-Sep-2009 Engineered disease-resistant wheat
Mairead Corrigan
Activist
27-Jan-1944   Nobel Prize recipient
Dalai Lama
Religion
6-Jul-1935   14th incarnation of the Dalai Lama
Adolfo Pérez Esquivel
Activist
26-Nov-1931   Nobel Peace Prize recipient
José Ramos Horta
Politician
26-Dec-1949   President of East Timor, Nobel laureate
Aung San Suu Kyi
Activist
19-Jun-1945   Burmese activist, Nobel Prize recipient
Bernard Lown
Doctor
7-Jun-1921   Inventor of defibrillator, peace activist
Rigoberta Menchú Tum
Activist
9-Jan-1959   Political activist, Nobel Prize recipient
Queen Noor
Royalty
23-Aug-1951   Queen of Jordan
Shimon Peres
Head of State
16-Aug-1923   President of Israel
Joseph Rotblat
Physicist
4-Nov-1908 31-Aug-2005 Nuclear physicist, anti-nuke activist
Oscar Arias Sanchez
Head of State
13-Sep-1941   President of Costa Rica
Desmond Tutu
Religion
7-Oct-1931   Archbishop of Cape Town
Cora Weiss
Activist
?   Samuel Rubin Foundation
Elie Wiesel
Activist
30-Sep-1928   Anti-Holocaust and human-rights activist
Jody Williams
Activist
9-Oct-1950   Anti-landmine activist
Christa Wolf
Novelist
18-Mar-1929 1-Dec-2011 Divided Heaven


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