Lyric Thompson

International Center for Research on Women | Senior Policy Manager

Lyric Thompson is Senior Policy Manager at the International Center for Research on Women (ICRW). In this capacity, she leads the institution’s formulation of evidence-based policy recommendations and manages its advocacy efforts with the US Government and internationally. Lyric also 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, and on the board of the United Nations Association of the National Capital Area. She writes on global women’s issues for the Thomson Reuters Foundation, SharpHeels, Ms., and openDemocracy.