governance

A constitutional continuum

Posted on 19 March 2018 by Glyndwr Cennydd Jones

The UK is a unitary state comprising England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales, all of which are intrinsically linked culturally and historically in modern times through shared industrial, political and international experiences. Devolution aimed to address a measure of perceptible disenchantment due to unease with over-centralisation whilst retaining sovereignty in the hands of the Westminster
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Brexit, the environment and devolution

Posted on 8 June 2017 by Lowri Jones

Dr Viviane Gravey, University of Belfast and Professor Andy Jordan, University of East Anglia, take a look at the manifestos in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland to see how devolved governments are engaging with the environmental challenges posed by Brexit. Brexit raises a number of critical questions for the UK’s environment. A coalition of environmental campaign
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