International Center for Not-for-Profit Law
Nilda Bullain is Vice-President for Operations at the International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL) in Washington DC, which works to promote freedom of association, philanthropy and civic participation worldwide. Previously, Bullain was Executive Director of the European Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ECNL), aiming to promote an enabling legal environment for civil society in Europe and working on legal reform in several Central European countries joining the EU. Prior to ECNL, Bullain was Executive Director of the Civil Society Development Foundation in Hungary (CSDF), a leading resource and support centre for NGOs in Hungary and Central and Eastern Europe. Before her involvement with CSDF, she worked as a Parliamentary Aide in the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Hungarian Parliament and assisted the Alliance of Free Democrats. She has been involved in human rights organizations in Hungary since 1988 and was Editor of the feminist journal N?szem?ly. Bullain graduated from the Faculty of Law at ELTE University, Budapest.