Landscape Analysis of Routine Immunization in Nigeria: Identifying Barriers and Prioritizing Interventions

This white paper provides an analysis of supply-side constraints and demand-side determinants of routine immunization coverage in Nigeria. It emphasizes that tackling the basic barriers to routine immunization in Nigeria—cold chain, transport, and funding—can have a high impact. The authors conclude that leadership, ownership, and accountability at the state and local levels are crucial to success. They also urge stakeholders to consider impact and feasibility in order to prioritize interventions appropriately for their context.

Author(s): International Vaccine Access Center

Published: 2012