SPONSORS OF BLIAIN NA GAEILGE
Foras na Gaeilge
We are very grateful to Foras na Gaeilge for being the main sponsor of Bliain na Gaeilge. Foras na Gaeilge, is body responsible for the promotion of the Irish language throughout the whole island of Ireland. In the Good Friday Agreement, it was stated that a North/South Implementation body be set up to promote both the Irish language and the Ulster Scots language. Under the auspices of this body, Foras na Gaeilge will carry out all the designated responsibilities regarding the Irish language.
Údarás na Gaeltachta
We are alos very grateful to Údarás na Gaeltachta for providing sponsorship for Bliain na Gaeilge, especially for the programme that will take place in the Gaeltacht. The Údarás is the regional authority responsible for the economic, social and cultural development of the Gaeltacht.
Other partners will be coming on board to help us to promote Bliain na Gaeilge in the community. Information with regard to these partners will be published here as it becomes available.