On the occasion of the 12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics berlin 2009™ “Sports for Peace” organized a high level inauguration on 16 August 2009 at the International Club Berlin. The thrilling environment of the world’s biggest sport event of the year 2009 was a wonderful opportunity to start this initiative with the help of legendary sports heroes and Olympic champions like Dr. Edwin Moses and Sergej Bubka. All participants identified with the aims and mission of “Sports for Peace”: to raise awareness for the peacebuilding and unifying sports ideals and to create and effective communication platform to promote sports oriented projects.
- Daniel Wessfeldt and the PODIUM Sports and Entertainment Wealth Management Group
- Sandro Giovanelli - Special Assistant to the Vice President of the IAAF
- Peace and Sport L'Organisation pour la Paix par le Sport