“Everyone has the right to a nationality”

Legal Clinic for Refugees and Immigrants

Legal Clinic for Refugees and Immigrants (LCRI) was founded in 1999 as a section of the Legal Clinic at the Law Faculty of the University of Sofia in Bulgaria. In 2003 it was registered as an independent NGO for public benefit. It combines education in refugee and immigration law and free legal aid to asylum seekers, refugees and immigrants. LCRI is involved in a number of research activities and advocacy initiatives regarding asylum and immigration law in Bulgaria.

One of the most vulnerable group of persons that LCRI has been providing legal aid to are stateless persons in Bulgaria.