A response to the ‘Implications of the EU Withdrawal Agreement and the Backstop for Northern Ireland’ Inquiry held by the NI Affairs Committee.Continue reading
This evidence updates our previous work done for the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission and the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission on the Common Travel Area, and draws upon our book, Bordering Two Unions: Northern Ireland and Brexit, published in August 2018.
Our analysis of the Protocol on Ireland and Northern Ireland, as attached to the Withdrawal Agreement.
An updated version of this document has been submitted to the Northern Ireland Affairs Committee for their ‘Implications of the EU Withdrawal Agreement and the Backstop for Northern Ireland’ Inquiry.
As part of the ESRC IAA funding we commissioned a variety of animations from creative collective Roots and Wings, centering on issues to do with the referendum, the Irish border, and the negotiations on Brexit. They can be seen below.
Prof. Aoife O’Donoghue was interviewed on Today FM regarding Ireland and the backstop on 28th January 2019.
Interview with Colin Murray about the Backstop and Brexit on BBC Newcastle on 22nd January 2019.