SMAIAS-ASN Summer School / Sam Moyo Memorial Lecture

Dear colleagues,

We are pleased to inform you that the 2024 SMAIAS-ASN Summer School will take place on February, 5th-9th, in Harare, in hybrid format. The theme this year is “Rural and Urban Industrialization: Towards a Great Leap Forward“.

Please find the full programme attached. All information including the papers may be found at our website:

We are honoured to have with us this year Professor Jayati Ghosh who will deliver the 7th Sam Moyo Memorial Lecture. The title of the lecture will be “Development in the Time of Climate Imperialism: How Can the Global Majority Cope?“. The lecture will be held at the University of Zimbabwe on Tuesday, Feb. 6th. You may find further details on the poster attached.

Kindly note that participation on the panels requires prior registration on Zoom at the links provided. For the Roundtables, you may participate on Zoom via prior registration, or follow them on livestream. The Sam Moyo Memorial Lecture will be livestreamed via Youtube, Facebook and Zoom (without prior registration).

We look forward to a most fruitful Summer School and hope to see you there, in Harare or online!

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