Ian lives in Sweden and crosses the Öresund Bridge on a daily basis for his job in Denmark. As a cross-border worker what does Brexit mean for him and others like him, now and in the future?
Category: Citizens’ Rights
In episode 54, Dr Michaela Benson discusses the rapid rise of transnational campaign groups lobbying for the rights of British citizens living in the EU26 with Prof Jeremy MacClancy.
Project lead Dr Michaela Benson participated in a roundtable event on ‘Brexit’s Effect on Citizens, Human Rights & Immigration’, organised by Dr Adrienne Yong at City, University of London in June 2019.
This roundtable event took place on 12 February 2019 at the Royal Society of the Arts in London, UK. It was chaired and coordinated by Prof Dimitrios Giannoulopoulos, (Head...
What comes to mind when you think of being European? In this episode, Michaela offers some insights into what it means to people—from rights and a set of common values to an identity and a sense of belonging—drawing from her interviews with Britons living in the EU-27. Plus, we hear from Roger Casale, the founder of New Europeans.
This conference was hosted by New Europeans in partnership with The Federal Trust. BrExpats project lead Dr Michaela Benson spoke on a panel about the social impact of Brexit, highlighting the experiences of Britons living in the EU27.
Join academics, legal professionals and campaigners at this roundtable discussion on securing citizens’ rights after Brexit. 12th Feb 2019, 18:00-20:30, The RSA, London.
By Dr Michaela Benson. Goldsmiths, University of London The phrase “Brits abroad” often conjures up images of retirees enjoying the sun. But the reality is far more complex and...
In this podcast Michaela Benson discusses the implications of Brexit for disabled EEA migrants and carers with Dieuwertje Dyi Huijg, Yraegael Alexis and Christiane Link, chair of Disire (disire.org).
With the UK experiencing its deepest constitutional crisis of modern times, and amidst the drama coming from Westminster in the last couple of weeks, few will have noticed the DExEU’s policy paper on citizens’ rights published on December 6th. But it is precisely these citizens (EU citizens in the UK, and UK citizens in the EU) who stand to be affected the most – their lives in some cases shattered – as a result of the political chaos Brexit has brought upon this country.