The EU transfers hundreds of millions of euros annually, in non-transparent processes, to political advocacy NGOs, many of which engage in activities contradictory to EU policy goals.
The EUs policies on Israel, the Palestinian conflict, and regional changes are greatly influenced and distorted by the close relationship with a narrow group of political advocacy NGOs.
NGO Monitor issues report saying EUs grantees are centrally involved in 2001 Durban Forums strategy of political warfare and demonization of Israel
Yitzhak Santis describes the role of European funding in the Durban strategy of demonizing and isolating Israel.
Under the faade of human rights and cooperation, AIC uses highly offensive rhetoric, and promotes BDS (boycotts, divestment, and sanctions), Gaza Freedom Flotillas, and other campaigns that do not contribute to peace.