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Thesaurus of Development Communication

"This controlled vocabulary comprising approximately 1,030 terms commonly used in the field of international development communication was created by the Clearinghouse on Development Communication of the Academy for Educational Development to analyze and index documents. This standard list of terms, designed to provide subject access to information in this area, was constructed by extracting key concepts from relevant documents. The initial list was revised after testing for precision and recall, and reviews by clearinghouse personnel and other subject experts.

Peacekeeping File Classification Scheme

"The PK FCS is based on the functions and activities of peacekeeping operations. It has three main purposes: to organize records created or received in the course of peacekeeping operations; to find and access records; to support the implementation of records management policies by linking PK FCS categories to those in the Peacekeeping Operations Retention Schedule (PORS). (...) The PK FCS
is divided into 28 functional categories."

Fertility – Standard Classification

"Fertility is one of the main ways through which the size and/or composition of a population may change. Statistics on fertility are required to provide basic demographic information, and to inform the study of differences and changes in reproductive patterns, family size and structure in various age, ethnic and other sub-groups, including geographic areas, of the New Zealand population.

"Fertility is one of the main ways through which the size and/or composition of a population may change. Statistics on fertility are required to provide basic demographic information, and to inform the study of differences and changes in reproductive patterns, family size and structure in various age, ethnic and other sub-groups, including geographic areas, of the New Zealand population.