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Report: Brexit at the Border: Voices of communities in Central Border Region

ICBAN is the cross-border network for the area known as the Central Border Region of Ireland / Northern Ireland. The members of the organisation are the eight local authorities who together make up the Region and ICBAN has been working since 1995.

This is a follow-up to the Bordering on Brexit report which was completed in November 2017 ( The research for the previous report was conducted one year on from the UK referendum on EU membership of 23 June 2016. It revealed that people in the Central Border Region of Ireland/Northern Ireland felt uninformed about Brexit, unrepresented in the process, and had deep fears about the consequences of it, particularly relating to the peace process and the ‘frictionless’ border.

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