Ciarán Byrne

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Ciarán
Byrne
Job Title: 
Communications & Policy Engagement Officer
Organisation: 
University of Edinburgh
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+44 (0) 131 651 4740
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Biography: 

Ciaran Byrne joined the Centre on Constitutional Change in June 2018. He supports communication between the Centre and the media as well as promoting the research work of CCC. A business studies graduate of Trinity College Dublin, he has wide experience in the Irish Diplomatic Service having served in overseas postings in Boston, Canberra and London. From 2012-15 he was the Joint Head of the British-Irish Council Secretariat in Edinburgh. His most recent post was as Deputy Director of the Irish Government Secretariat in Belfast.   

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Communications & Policy Engagement Officer

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  • 16th November 2018

    What has been presented as an endgame is really just the beginning of the process and what is being described as the 'transition' or 'implementation' period, says Michael Keating, is really the time in which the real negotiation of what Brexit means will take place.

  • 15th November 2018

    With the politics of the process changing almost by the minute, Richard Parry assesses the ‘stable text’ of the Brexit agreement.

  • 15th November 2018

    As the DUP position shifts and Threatens Theresa May's working majority, Jonathan Evershed assesses the scope and limits of Unionist resistance to the Brexit backstop.

  • 15th November 2018

    Professor Michael Kenny and Jack Sheldon discuss a new report from the Centre on Constitutional Change and the Bennett Institute offering a comprehensive analysis of the weaknesses that bedevil the machinery for relations between the UK government and the devolved governments in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. Over the coming weeks, we will highlight some of the findings and recommendations.

  • 13th November 2018

    Experts from the Universities of Edinburgh and Cambridge have called for far-reaching reforms to the UK’s system of intergovernmental relations (IGR). The report, Reforming Intergovernmental Relations in the United Kingdom, provides the framework for a new system of intergovernmental machinery built around principles of respect, transparency and accountability.

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