In this Google+ Hangout, Lakshmi Sundaram of Girls Not Brides, Rachel Vogelstein of the Council on Foreign Relations, and Jennifer Redner of the International Women’s Health Coalition discuss what an effective strategy to end child marriage might look like and how the U.S. government can play a part in enabling millions of girls and women around the world to flourish.

The discussion coincided with the release of the Council of Foreign Relations’ report: Ending Child Marriage: How Elevating the Status of Girls Advances U.S. Foreign Policy Objectives.