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Brexit: Insight and Analysis

Informed by years of internationally-recognised research excellence, Queen’s on Brexit brings together leading academics from Queen’s University who can provide an authoritative voice on the Brexit process, many policy areas affected by Brexit, and the subsequent impact on Northern Ireland, the island of Ireland, the UK and the EU-27.

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Border issues

Brexit: Academics warn against human rights law changes

March 2021 - The UK government announced a review of the Human Rights Act (HRA) in December. Experts at Queen's Human Rights Centre outlined their concerns in a submission to the UK government's consultation.

Professor Christopher McCrudden
BBC Northern Ireland

Parliament buildings at Stormont
Border issues

Brexit: Pressure on Boris Johnson over Northern Ireland border

February 2021 - A “CRITICAL moment” that puts new pressure on the Union and Boris Johnson’s leadership – challenges to the Northern Ireland Protocol have profound implications for the UK, experts say.

Professor Katy Hayward
The National

Harland & Wolff
Border issues

The EU's bad Friday announcement

February 2021 - The EU-UK vaccine row has repoliticised the Northern Ireland Protocol and damaged the prospects for its smooth implementation.

Professor David Phinnemore

Brexit: Advice for Staff and Students

As we approach the scheduled date of the UK’s departure from the EU on 31 January 2020, there remains a significant level of uncertainty around the UK’s exit and the future shape of UK-EU relations. A dedicated website has been established to provide information and support to both staff and students and to help keep you up to date with the latest developments in the Brexit negotiations.

Brexit: Advice for Staff and Students