Ford Foundation set up Hanan Ashrawi, Arab League Minister of Propaganda, with 3 NGO Ford Foundation subsidiary organizations over the past decade.
The most well known at this time is MIFTAH, a ravingly anti-Israel hatemongering propaganda program.
Here are the Ford Foundation grant payments - those which could be found.
Miftah funds from Ford -
2000 - $250,000
2001 - $100,000
2002 - $200,000
2005 - $250,000
Total located: $800,000
This is how Ford describes it:
=== Ford Foundation Report - fy 2000
Middle East and North Africa Civil society
Miftah: the Palestinian Initiative for the Promotion of Global Dialogue and Democracy
(East Jerusalem) $250,000
To enhance the initiative’s outreach program.
--- fy 2001
Miftah: the Palestinian Initiative for the Promotion of Global Dialogue and Democracy (East Jerusalem)
To develop an effective media response and articulate Palestinian views on the crisis situation, including online press briefings and opinion pieces.
--- fy - 2002
Miftah:The Palestinian Initiative for the Promotion of Global Dialogue and Democracy (East Jerusalem)
For public debates, media-related activities, and workshops and to enhance the information- dissemination capacity of itsWeb site.
---------- fy 2005
Miftah: The Palestinian Initiative for the Promotion of Global Dialogue and Democracy
Period 2005 - 2007
Region Middle East and North Africa (Cairo)
Description: Tie-off support for research and advocacy on public integrity, training for women to contribute to the peace process and strategic institutional planning.