Power Shift Sydney

Power Shift Sydney Flash Dance

Power Shift Sydney Flashdance

Hundreds of young people took part in a 'flash mob' on the steps of the Sydney Opera House, dancing as a creative protest at the Power Shift 2009 youth climate summit. They had three demands:

  1. Green jobs for our generation
  2. A power shift from fossil fuels to renewable energy
  3. 50% carbon pollution reduction targets for Australia by 2020.

The dance was the culmination of a 3-day conference in Sydney with more than 1,400 youth from across the country with speakers including the head of the IPCC, key Australian politicians, and more than 50 workshops.


No Paywall. No Ads. Just Readers Like You.
You can help fund powerful stories to light the way forward.
Donate Now.