50 Steps Before the Deal

Today, an Israeli-Palestinian peace agreement remains elusive,

but that’s no excuse for inaction. Israel Policy Forum has outlined 50 steps that the United States, Israel, and the Palestinians can take to improve conditions on the ground for both sides and lay the groundwork for a viable two-state outcome.

Security Steps

Ensure the safety of all Israelis while reinforcing cooperation with the Palestinians

Political Steps

Create a political horizon based on a clear commitment to two states

Socioeconomic Steps

Improve daily life in the West Bank and Gaza while building viable state institutions

*Steps are numbered for ease of reference. The order of appearance does not signify level of importance or urgency.


50 Steps Before the Deal

Today, an Israeli-Palestinian peace agreement remains elusive,

but that’s no excuse for inaction. Israel Policy Forum has outlined 50 steps that the United States, Israel, and the Palestinians can take to improve conditions on the ground for both sides and lay the groundwork for a viable two-state outcome.

Security Steps

Ensure the safety of all Israelis while reinforcing cooperation with the Palestinians

Political Steps

Create a political horizon based on a clear commitment to two states

Socioeconomic Steps

Improve daily life in the West Bank and Gaza while building viable state institutions

*Steps are numbered for ease of reference. The order of appearance does not signify level of importance or urgency.