FIFA best player 1993 this was known philanthropist in the world of football. He often contribute and raise funds to help hospitals, victims of natural disasters (Haiti), to combat bird flu and support the work of the United Nations.
This award held in the city of Hiroshima, or a town in Japan that dropped the atomic bomb by the United States in 1945 and killed more than 140 thousand people. Special awards will also be given to representatives of victims of the atomic bomb.
In addition to Roberto Baggio, another Peace Prize winner is a British musician Peter Gabriel, an American actor George Clooney and Don Cheadle, as well as the Italian comedian and director Roberto Benigni.
Also invited U.S. President Barack Obama, who last year won the Nobel Peace Prize. However, Obama is currently located in Indonesia, could not attend because the event state.
Tibetan religious leader Dalai Lama, Lech Walesa of Poland, former South African President Frederik Willem de Klerk and East Timor President Jose Ramos-Horta also scheduled to attend.