Lyric Thompson is the Director of Policy and Advocacy at the International Center for Research on Women (ICRW). She leads the institution’s formulation of evidence-based policy recommendations and manages ICRW’s advocacy efforts with the US Government and internationally. Lyric serves as co-chair of the Girls Not Brides USA advocacy coalition working to end child marriage, on the steering committee of the Coalition to End Gender-Based Violence Globally, the board of the United Nations Association of the National Capital Area, the Executive Committee of the Civil Society Working Group on Women, Peace and Security and the board of the Community Center for Integrated Development of Cameroon.
Lyric will join us for a chat about all things relating to women’s health and policy. Feel free to submit questions about policy changes at home, abroad, the future of women’s health and her work on ending child marriage here by Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. EST. If you’d like to participate but don’t have TPM Prime, sign up here.