Replacing Scotland’s First Minister
01 Mar 2023
Judith Sijstermans sets out how SNP leadership contests work and how Sturgeon’s replacement as Scotland's First Minister will be selected.
The Single Electricity Market in Ireland and Northern Ireland
29 Nov 2022
Lisa Claire Whitten and Niall Robb explain how the Single Electricity Market works on the island of Ireland post-Brexit.
Northern Ireland Assembly Election – #NIA22
29 Apr 2022
In a new explainer article, Lisa Claire Whitten unpacks the 2022 Northern Ireland Assembly Election, from candidates to the electoral system.
The Protocol on Ireland/Northern Ireland
08 Apr 2021
What is the Protocol on Ireland/Northern Ireland? How is it governed? How is trade impacted? This explainer has all you need to know.
Article 16 of the Northern Ireland Protocol
08 Feb 2021
Clare Rice looks at the Article 16 Protocol what it entails, how it works and what would using it mean for UK, EU and Ireland trade relations
The Internal Market Bill and Northern Ireland: where it comes from and what it might mean
25 Sep 2020
Professor Katy Hayward explains the significance of the UK Internal Market Bill for Northern Ireland, looking at its origin and implications.
An EU presence in Northern Ireland after Brexit
09 Apr 2020
Brexit and the backstop
07 Nov 2018
Factsheet: Northern Ireland
19 Sep 2017
Factsheet: Scotland and Wales
19 Sep 2017
The origins of the Irish border
16 Jan 2017