The Women Advocates for Vaccine Access (WAVA) is proud to present the 2016 Vaccine Champions and launch its small grant programme. As part of its advocacy efforts to ensure adequate funding for immunization program in Nigeria, WAVA identified highly influential group of Nigerians to become its Vaccine Champions. The champions comprise wives of governors, political leaders, senior public servants, religious and traditional leaders, top media personalities, and business leaders. They will use their influences to ensure that every Nigerian has access to vaccines they need no matter their socioeconomic status or where they live. At this event, these champions will be inaugurated. WAVA will also launch small grants to be accessed by CSOs and used for advocacy towards sustainable immunization financing in Nigeria.