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UK asylum policy after Brexit

Since the end of the Brexit transition period on 31 December 2020, the EU’s Common European Asylum System (CEAS) no longer applies…

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UK and EU Greenhouse Gas Emissions Trading Schemes

When the Brexit transition period ended on 31 December 2020, the UK left the EU’s Emissions Trading Scheme – a key pillar…

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The UK’s post-Brexit points-based immigration system

What is the government proposing? The government recently published its new post-Brexit immigration policy, which is to take effect from 1 January…

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Anand Menon on BBC Radio 4’s Westminster Hour: Covid restrictions, mask-wearing and universities

06 Jul 2021

Jonathan Portes on BBC’s Radio 4 Today: the EU Settlement Scheme

30 Jun 2021

The Facts

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What visa options are available to EU citizens after Brexit?

Since the end of the transition period, free movement between the UK and EU no longer applies, meaning that EU, EEA and…

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What is the Paris Agreement?

The Paris Agreement was agreed at the 21st UN Climate Change Conference – COP21 – in Paris in 2015. It is a legally binding treaty…

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What is the Turing scheme? 

Named after the mathematician and computer scientist Alan Turing, the Turing Scheme is the UK Government’s new scheme to provide opportunities in education and placements in different locations across the world.  
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Freeports

02 Mar 2021

Brexit and Beyond: policy

15 Feb 2021

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