Category Archives: Europe and Brexit

Mairead McGuinness MEP

Writing for eolas Magazine, Fine Gael MEP Mairead McGuinness outlines her role as a vice-president of the European Parliament, the challenges of Brexit and ongoing work in committees. My political career was...

The Norway-Sweden model

The Norway-Sweden border is regarded as constituting “the most advanced customs solutions in the world” utilising all the WTO’s international standards. Currently promoted as a possible post-Brexit customs solution on the island...

Voices from the border

In October, over a period of two days, eolas Magazine traversed the cartographer’s line for 499km between Carlingford Lough on the Down-Louth border to Lough Foyle on the Donegal-Derry boundary. With Brexit...

Coveney’s foreign affairs foray

Simon Coveney’s appointment to the Foreign Affairs portfolio has coincided with a marked tonal shift in Irish Government pronouncements on Brexit. While the overarching message is consistent, there is a newfound conviction...