Akiko Hizaki is a tax accountant and is an auditor at the Tanimoto Peace Foundation. . Akiko is a second generation A-bomb survivor since her mother was in the womb when the bomb was dropped.

Akiko’s mother and herself were born with a part of their body missing but they live a healthy life in Hiroshima.

Akiko would like to convey the importance of peace to future generations. Many people, including part of her family, lost their lives during the war. Akiko does not want it to happen again.