Many prominent NGOs have employed individuals linked to terror organizations, formed alliances with such groups, supported their radical and violent agendas, and channeled humanitarian aid into terror activities, contrary to their claims of promoting human rights.
Articles published in academic and scholarly journals that are relevant to research and analysis on the role of NGOs, written by NGO Monitor staff, fellows, interns as well as individuals unconnected to NGO Monitor.
Gerald Steinberg explains that Israeli policies with respect to Palestinians will continued to be framed by history and perception of insecurity and vulnerability, and that this will only changed when the Palestinian side addresses it directly.
Although they lack the military expertise and knowledge of international humanitarian law to do so, NGOs make allegations and claims against military decisions made in the interest of defense and security.
Gerald Steinberg maintains that European government funding has enabled Israeli NGO Zochrot to transform from a fringe political NGO to a major media attraction whose highly partisan and false agenda is accepted at face value by international journalists.