Emily Greene Balch

Standard Name: Balch, Emily Greene


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Occupation Kathleen E. Innes
She, Gertrud Baer (Germany), and Clara Ragaz (Switzerland) under President Emily Greene Balch (USA) continued in these roles until after World War II. Balch was a co-recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1947, largely...
Travel Kathleen E. Innes
Especially in her early days with the WIL, Kathleen brought her interest in education to bear on WIL activities. She proposed and with help planned a successful national summer school held at Jordans in Buckinghamshire...
Travel Kathleen E. Innes
Its success helped secure for future schools such high-profile speakers as Bertrand Russell , Hermann Hesse , Emily Greene Balch , Romain Rolland , Georges Duhamel , and Paul Birukoff (Tolstoy 's secretary and biographer).
Harvey, Kathryn. "Driven by War into Politics": A Feminist Biography of Kathleen Innes. University of Alberta, 1995.


10 December 1946
Emily Greene Balch , founder of Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize jointly with John Raleigh Mott .