The fieldworkers’ training for the first Afrobarometer survey in Togo has started on December 7th 2012. Over 30 fieldworkers are receiving in-depth training on the Afrobarometer methodology and procedures. CROP’s director, Dr. Moussa P. Blimpo in his opening remarks highlighted the importance of intellectual integrity in addition to the technical skills needed to implement a successful study such as Afrobarometer. CROP’s researchers Ulrich A. Simbou, Jules A. Jules (Photo), Raphael S. Pelei are leading the training. The data collection is expected to be completed by December 31st 2012.