About Lyric Thompson
Lyric Thompson is a writer and women’s rights advocate. She is Senior Policy Analyst and External Relations Officer at Women for Women International (WfWI), where she spearheads advocacy and outreach efforts around targeted issues affecting women survivors of war. Her writings on global women’s issues have been published in The Hill, Jurist, Monday Developments, and Newsweek. Her blog, The Dollhouse Dispatch, features news and analysis of domestic and international gender issues, from the human rights of undocumented workers in the United States to violence against women in Afghanistan.
Prior to joining WfWI, Lyric worked on USAID-funded conflict mitigation and democratic governance projects in Sudan and Serbia for Development Alternatives, Inc. (DAI). .