Press Releases

23Nov

Irish Language Retailer of the Year 2016 to be announced tonight

Bláthnaid Ní Chofaigh, Foras na Gaeilge board member and RTÉ broadcaster, will present the award for Irish Language Retailer of the Year at...

09Nov

Foras na Gaeilge expresses concern over delay in approving plans to the Sponsoring Departments

Foras na Gaeilge’s concern over the excessive delay to guidance on the preparation of the 2017 Business Plan and the 2017-19 Corporate Plan...

06Jul

A signifigant reduction in the Youth Events Scheme 16/17 grants a cause of disappointment for Foras na Gaeilge

At a meeting of the Board of Foras na Gaeilge on the 1st of July, grants to the value of €182,876 were approved...

01Jul

More than €4.2m in grants approved by Foras na Gaeilge Board

Foras na Gaeilge is pleased to announce that grants worth €4,264,359 have been approved for community and youth schemes at a Foras na...

29Jun

New Irish language websites launched today

Information on new Irish language websites launched today here...

22Jun

Portráidí na Scríbhneoirí Gaeilge seolta

Is mór ag Foras na Gaeilge agus Comhar an leabhar eisceachtúil (Portráidí na Scríbhneoirí Gaeilge); agus láithreán gréasáin spleodrach (www.portraidi.ie) a chur faoi bhráid...

18Jun

Cvetka Bevc: The first writer in Ireland for Other Words

The Association for Contemporary Art X-OP in Slovenia has chosen author Cvetka Bevc for the Other Words literary residency in Ireland. Cvetka Bevc...

11Jun

Scríobh Leabhar going from strength to strength

At an event on Tuesday 7 June in the Áisaonad in St. Mary’s College Belfast awards were presented to some of the 1500...

07Jun

Significant reduction in Summer Camp grants

Foras na Gaeilge has approved grants to the value of €158,417 for Summer Camps which will be organised during 2016. The Summer Camps...

06Jun

Loss of a Legend: Joe McDonagh (Seosamh Mac Donncha) 1953 – 2016

It is with healtfelt sorrow that Foras na Gaeilge announces the death of its Chairman, Joe McDonagh (Seosamh Mac Donncha), who passed away...