After the news of her nomination broke, Thunberg took to Twitter to say she was "honoured and very grateful for this nomination". "Change is coming whether they like it or not", she said.
Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai in 2014 became the youngest victor of the prize, at the age of 17.
National politicians and some university professors can nominate candidates for the Nobel Peace Prize.
The Norwegian Nobel Committee doesn't publicly comment on nominations, which for 2019 had to be submitted by February 1.
One day last summer, Greta Thunberg skipped school and went to sit outside the Swedish parliament with a homemade banner that read "skolstrejk för klimatet" (school strike for climate).
At a World Economic Forum meeting in Davos, Switzerland, in January, she ended her speech by telling a silenced room that she wants leaders to "behave like our house is on fire, because it is". The names of the Nobel Peace Prize Laureates will be announced that month.
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The search giant, using the power of its cloud infrastructure, has set a new record for the most accurate value of pi. Haruka Iwao ran the calculations using the y-cruncher application running on 25 Google Cloud virtual machines.
Also in 2019, the Home Run Derby will come with $2.5 million in prize money, including a $1 million bounty for the victor . The biggest change in 2019 will be the move to a single trade deadline , which will be on July 31.
But Chelsea may find tonight's game tougher due to the playing conditions at the Olimpiyskiy National Sports Complex. Chelsea go into the game with a 3-0 lead from the first leg and are 90 minutes from reaching the quarter-finals.
One ticket in Florida matched the five white balls and included the Power Play option, which raised the prize to $2 million. One third-prize ticket worth $50,000 was sold in New Jersey at the 7-Eleven store on Huyler Street in South Hackensack.
Luke Perry's teenage daughter, Sophie , has a message for haters who are criticizing her on social media: Back off. The daughter of late Riverdale actor Luke Perry has hit back at people who have criticised her grieving process .
But Azriel's parents are adamant that their daughter is far from safe - they say she's trapped in a "monstrous" situation. Kelly has vehemently denied all past and current allegations against him regarding sexual abuse and misconduct.
Other than the What If TV show being in the works, nothing else is really known about the Disney+ property at this point. SlashFilm reports Marvel Studios is producing an animated series for Disney+ based on the What If comic book series.
The US President also warned it would be "very unfair to the people who won" to force Britain into a second referendum. He said: "I gave the Prime Minister my ideas on how to negotiate it and I think you would have been successful".
As the news has begun circulating, Take-Two shares have begun climbing, jumping almost 5.4% since the rumor broke. The MarketWatch authors further confirmed this by saying that Kulina's original note was their source.
But, Netflix is still hopeful it'll follow in the huge success of other true crime dramas like Abducted In Plain Sight. This documentary has been so highly anticipated and there has been a lot of controversy surrounding it.
Smollett's case was assigned to Judge Steven Watkins, who told the actor he must be present and on time for every court date. Actor Jussie Smollett arrives at the Leighton Criminal Court Building in Chicago , Illinois, U.S., March 14, 2019.
Glen Johnson really, really loves Virgil van Dijk
To say they were "atrocious" is slightly untoward but quite clearly Nicol is a perfectionist in the art of performance levels. They come everywhere we go and it's always a great feeling to play for this club and I'm proud to wear this shirt".
No deal Brexit: No tariffs for Irish goods going to NI
Small businesses trading across the border will be able to report Value-Added Tax online without any new processes at the border. These unilateral measures only mitigate the impacts of exit that are within the UK Government's control.