Press Releases

23Jun

€500,000 worth of grants approved & Edel Ní Chorráin appointed as Deputy Chief Executive/Director of Education Services

At a meeting of Foras na Gaeilge on the 23 June 2017 more than €500,000 of grants were approved in the areas of...

21Apr

Consultation Process: Review of Funding for Irish Language Centres

Foras na Gaeilge is conducting a consultation process and invites views on the best way to support Irish language centres throughout the island...

11Apr

Diarmuid de Faoite selected to go to Macedonia during the summer

Foras na Gaeilge is delighted to announce that they have selected Diarmuid de Faoite to spend time in Macedonia as part of the...

07Apr

Both challenges and opportunities in the 2016 census

Census 2016 Summary Results – Part 1 was published today and gives the first results on the use of Irish among the Republic...

06Apr

Bilingual Packaging: a guide for best business practice launched by Minister of State Seán Kyne T.D.

Séan Kyne T.D., Minister of State for Gaeltacht Affairs, launched the ebook Bilingual Packaging: a guide for best business practice at an event...

05Apr

More than 8,000 young authors take part in Scríobh Leabhar 2016/17

At an event on Tuesday 4 April in Gaelscoil na Dúglaise prizes were presented to some of the 1,000 children who created, designed...

07Feb

Your Career with Irish: Grad Ireland #FYI and Language Fair, 8 February

Foras na Gaeilge are pleased to launch Do Ghairm le Gaeilge (Your Career with Irish) awareness campaign in association with Grad Ireland. This campaign...

30Jan

Foras na Gaeilge announces series of information nights

  Foras na Gaeilge is pleased to announce a series of information nights to promote the funded schemes on offer from the north/south...

18Jan

Siuán Ní Mhaonaigh appointed as Chairperson of the Language Development Forum

Siuán Ní Mhaonaigh has been appointed by Foras na Gaeilge as Chairperson of the Language Development Forum for the period from January 2017...

16Dec

Foras na Gaeilge pleased with €1m extra funding approved by Minister of State Seán Kyne T.D.

Foras na Gaeilge has welcomed an announcement issued this morning that extra funding is to be provided for projects to be completed before...