Publications

August 9, 2017

CCBS Report: The negotiations for the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union

This report  evaluates how relations within the island of Ireland, and between the island of Ireland and Great Britain are framed within the approaches to the negotiations being taken by the main players involved, and suggests how to safeguard North-South and East-West relations in the post-Brexit context using the 1998 Belfast/Good Friday Agreement as a […]

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April 5, 2017

CCBS Annual Report 2016 published

The CCBS Annual Report 2016 is now available to download.  The report details the Centre’s work plan and activities for the 2016 calendar year, they include: Analysis of the UK Referendum on EU membership Annual Conference – Bordering Between Unions Policy briefing papers Responses to Public Consultations Training and capacity building Border People information service […]

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December 5, 2016

The Journal of Cross Border Studies in Ireland – No.11

CCBS JOURNAL 2016 Contents Chairperson’s Foreword  Helen Johnston Introduction Ruth Taillon Ann McGeeney: Cross-border peace builder  Kathy Walsh Northern Ireland and the EU Referendum:  The outcome, options and opportunities Dr Mary C Murphy Obstacles to Cooperation on the Franco-Spanish border  Jordi Gomez The Benefits and Challenges for Cross-border Cooperation in the Cieszyn Silesia Euroregion Marek Olszewski […]

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March 1, 2016

CCBS Publishes Annual Activity & Evaluation Report 2015

This report details the activities of the Centre for Cross Border Studies during the period 1 January to 31 December 2015. It draws upon monitoring data and reports submitted to the CCBS Board and funders throughout the year. Attention is given, in particular, to the targets set out in the Centre’s application for core funding […]

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November 30, 2015

The Journal of Cross Border Studies in Ireland – No.10

Contents: Chairperson’s Foreword Helen Johnston Introduction Ruth Taillon The Local Authority-Led Cross-Border Groups: an early example of cross-border best practice along the Ireland/Northern Ireland Border area? Pamela Arthurs Conservation without Frontiers: historic buildings in Armagh and Monaghan in context Primrose Wilson Effective Partnership: a history of North South cooperation in probation work Paul Doran Finally Facing […]

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August 26, 2015

The Journal of Cross Border Studies in Ireland – No.9

Contents: Foreword Colette Fitzgerald Chairperson’s Introduction Helen Johnston Toward a Border Development Zone Philip McDonagh and Maureen O’Reilly Draft Solidarity Charter for the Economic Revilalisation of the Irish Border Development Corridor (Draft September 2014) A Comparison of Governance Forms for Cross-Border Cooperation within the EU Hynek Böhm The All Island Local Authority Forum: Strategic Leadership […]

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August 22, 2013

The Journal of Cross Border Studies in Ireland

Current issue Number 9 Previous journals Number 8 Number 7 Number 6 Number 5 Number 4 Number 3 Number 2 Number 1 Number 9 – 2014 Contents: Foreword Colette Fitzgerald Chairperson’s Introduction Helen Johnston Toward a Border Development Zone Philip McDonagh and Maureen O’Reilly Draft Solidarity Charter for the Economic Revilalisation of the Irish Border […]

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April 10, 2013

The Journal of Cross Border Studies in Ireland – No.8

The eighth Journal of Cross Border Studies in Ireland, which was launched today by Dr Malcolm McKibbin, the Head of the Northern Ireland Civil Service and the Permanent Secretary of OFMDFM, features an interview on North-South cooperation with Sir George Quigley; and articles on: economic relations between Britain and Ireland; the role of impact assessment […]

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March 30, 2012

The Journal of Cross Border Studies in Ireland – No.7

The seventh Journal of Cross Border Studies in Ireland features an interview on North-South cooperation with the Taoiseach, Enda Kenny TD, and articles on young people’s attitudes to cross-border cooperation;  setting up an Economic Development Zone in the border region; North-South research collaboration; cross-border cooperation in hospital services; cross-border undergraduate flows and the contribution of […]

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March 8, 2011

The Journal of Cross Border Studies in Ireland – No.6

The NI Deputy First Minister, Martin McGuinness MP MLA, will launch the 2011 edition of The Journal of Cross Border Studies in Ireland in Belfast on 8 March 2011. The new edition features an interview with Mr McGuinness on North-South cooperation, plus articles on the border region economy; the human rights situation in the two […]

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