#EmpowerMoves invites girls to celebrate International Day of the Girl 2021 by coming together on TikTok to raise their voice in support of a strong and equal future for themselves.
The powerful dance sequence, personalised by girls around the country, brings together music of Australian singer-songwriter WAFIA, the contagious movement of choreographer and entrepreneur Karla Mura, with the direction of She Fights Back, to create a series of basic self-defence movements.
#EmpowerMoves is designed to be both uplifting and thought provoking. And while the combination of dance and self-defence is by no means a solution to the wider problem, it’s the beginning of an important cultural conversation for girls. A positive step towards not only personal confidence, but a greater awareness of the larger societal issues many girls and women face every day.
Girls across the country have recreated the #EmpowerMoves dance, creating a movement through which they can show their strength and support for a future that is safe, equal and empowered.
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