Dzodzi Tsikata: Claude Ake Presidential Lecture

The Claude Ake Presidential Lecture was first delivered in 1998 by Thandika Mkandawire in honor of the late Claude Ake.. Since 2002, this lecture has been delivered by the outgoing President of CODESRIA. It was succesively been delivered by Mahmood Mamdani (Kampala, 2002), Tadesse Zenebeworke (Maputo, 2005), Teresa Cruz e Silva (Yaoundé, 2008), Sam Moyo (Rabat, 2011) and Fatima Harrak (Dakar, 2015). This year at the 15th General Assembly, it will be delivered by Dzodzi Tsikata.