The Legal Information Centre for Human Rights (LICHR) was established in 1994 with the support of three Danish non-governmental organizations within the Democratisation programme of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark (DANIDA) and with the assistance of the Presidential Round Table on National Minorities, the Representative Assembly of Non-Citizens of Estonia and Tallinn City Government.

The core areas of activity:

- provision of access  to justice and protection of human rights;
- legal aid;
- analysis of the human rights and national minorities’ rights situation, monitoring of Estonian legislation;
- contribution to the integration process and inter-ethnic dialogue in society;
- legal training in the sphere of human rights.