FLOOR is short for Financial Assistance (Social Cash Transfers), Land Policy, and Global Social Rights


From 2007 to 2015, FLOOR was an interdisciplinary research group, partly funded by Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (= German Research Council). FLOOR was associated with a cooperation group funded by the Zentrum für interdiszplinäre Forschung (ZiF) in Bielefeld.

The overarching goal of FLOOR was to examine social security as a human right.

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As of July 2016, this websites documents FLOOR related publications and allows to download FLOOR Working Papers.