Who’s taking part in Bliain na Gaeilge

Acadamh na hOllscolaíochta Gaeilge
Promote the sustainable development of university courses, research, services and university activities through the medium of Irish
www.nuigalway.ie/acadamh

An Chiste Craoltóireachta Gaeilge TÉ
Funding Irish language content of high quality and of fostering the Irish speaking independent production sector in Northern Ireland
www.northernirelandscreen.co.uk/categories/7/ilbf.aspx

An Clár as Gaeilge Teo.
A Community Language Development Partnership for County Clare
www.anclarasgaeilge.net

An Comhchoiste um Chomhshaol, Cultúr & Gaeltacht
Dealing with Gaeltacht matters and more in the Dail
www.oireachtas.ie/parliament/oireachtasbusiness/committees_list/environmentcultureandthegaeltacht/
An Droichead Teo.
At the cutting edge in provision of the Irish language and culture in south Belfast
www.androichead.com/
An Foras Pátrúnachta
The largest patron of Irish medium schools in Ireland at both primary and secondary level
www.foras.ie/
An Roinn Cultúir, Ealaíon agus Fóillíochta
The Liofa 2015 project aims to encourage 5000 people from all walks of life across the North to sign up to becoming fluent in Irish by 2015
www.dcalni.gov.uk/index/language-cultural-diversity-r08/liofa_introduction.htm
An tOireachtas
Ireland’s foremost Irish-medium annual festival
www.antoireachtas.ie
Aontas na Mac Léinn Iarbhunscoile
Inspiring and empowering young people to realise their voice
www.issu.ie
Aontas na Mac Léinn in Éirinn
Representative group for over 250,000 students
www.usi.ie
Coiste Forbartha Charn Tóchair
Promotes a range of economic, social, cultural and environmental projects aimed at developing a prosperous and environmentally sustainable rural community
www.ancarn.org
Áras na nGael, Gaillimh
Galway’s Irish language centre
www.arasnangael.ie
Club Áras na nGael, Gaillimh
Irish language entertainment centre in Galway City
www.arasnangael.ie
Coláiste na hOllscoile Bhaile Átha Cliath
A range of services from courses to scholarships to cultural activities
www.ucd.ie/bnag/ga
Comhairle na Gaelscolaíochta
Promotes, facilitates and encourages Irish-medium Education
www.comhairle.org
Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann
Promoting Irish culture since 1951
comhaltas.ie
Comhaltas Uladh
Provincial assembly of Conradh na Gaeilge
cnag.ie
Comhar na Múinteoirí Gaeilge
Supporting the teaching of Irish throughout Ireland
www.comhar.ie
Comhdháil Náisiúnta na Gaeilge
Co-ordinating body for voluntary Irish language organisations
www.gaelport.com
Comhlachas na gComharchumann Gaeltachta
Improving the cultural and social life of the Gaeltacht as well as improve its economic profile
Comhluadar
Supporting parents who are speaking or want to speak Irish to their children
www.comhluadar.ie
Conradh na Gaeilge
Democratic forum for the Irish language community since 1893
cnag.ie
Conradh na Gaeilge, Craobh an Aonaigh
Promoting the Irish language in Nenagh and beyond
cnagantaonach.ie
Cultúrlann McAdam Ó Fiaich
Cultúrlann produces a vibrant Arts Programme that promotes Irish language and culture while creating an attractive meeting place for tourists and locals alike
www.culturlann.ie
Cumann na bhFiann
Organising weekly/ fortnightly Irish language youth clubs giving the students the opportunity to use and improve their spoken Irish
www.colaistenabhfiann.ie
Eagraíocht na Scoileanna Gaeltachta
A national representative for parents and teachers in all Gaeltacht areas
Feachtas
Irish language youth organisation
www.feachtas.ie
Foinse
Full of educational resources, news, sport and featured articles
www.foinse.ie
Foras na Gaeilge
The body responsible for the promotion of the Irish language throughout the whole island of Ireland
www.gaeilge.ie
Forbairt Feirste
A Belfast-based Irish Language development agency which strives to unleash the economic power of Belfast’s Irish speaking community to the benefit of the entire city
www.forbairtfeirste.com
Gaelchultúr
Promoting the Irish language and various aspects of Irish culture, including music, song and dance, in Dublin and other parts of Ireland
www.gaelchultur.com
Gael-Linn
Fostering and promoting the Irish language and its heritage throughout Ireland as a living language and as an expression of identity
www.gael-linn.ie
Gaelphobal Cheantar an tSratha Báin
Promoting the Irish language in the Strabane area
www.gaelphobal.com
Gaillimh le Gaeilge
Developing Galway’s unique Irish image and promote Galway city as a bilingual city
www.gleg.ie
Glór Cheatharlach
A local organisation aiming to promote the Irish language in Carlow Town
www.glorcheatharlach.ie
Glór na Móna
The key Irish language organisation that operates to promote Irish language and related activities in the Upper Springfield and the surrounding areas
www.glornamona.com
Na Naíonraí Gaelacha
Create a network of preschool services nationwide through the medium of Irish
Ógras
Providing an Irish language youth service for the whole island of Ireland
www.ogras.ie
Oifig an Choimisinéara Teanga
This Office, which was established in 2004, functions as an ombudsman service and compliance agency in relation to state services through Irish
www.coimisineir.ie
Oifig na Gaeilge, Institiúid Teicneolaíochta BÁC
Promoting the Irish language in the Dublin Institute of Technology
www.dit.ie/achtnadteangachaoifigiulaofficiallanguagesact/oifignagaeilgedit
Pobal
The umbrella organisation for the Irish Language community
www.pobal.org
Raidió Fáilte
Providing a modern Irish language radio service to the Irish language community
www.raidiofailte.com
Raidió na Life
A community-of-interest radio station set up to provide a community-oriented Irish language radio service to the Irish-speaking community of Dublin and surrounding areas
www.raidionalife.ie
Raidió Rí-Rá
Irish language radio station for young people
www.rrr.ie
RTÉ
Growing the trust of the people of Ireland as it informs, inspires, reflects and enriches their lives
www.rte.ie
RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta
Providing a national Irish language radio service as part of RTÉ’s public broadcasting service
www.rte.ie/rnag
Seachtain na Gaeilge
Promotes the use of the Irish language and Irish culture among the public with exciting and fun Irish language events that are organised throughout Ireland and abroad during the festival in March every year
snag.ie
Spleodar
Developing an appreciation of Irish in teenagers and educate them in co-operation and leadership skills
www.spleodar.com
TG4
TG4, the Irish language television channel is an independent statutory entity
www.tg4.ie
Údarás na Gaeltachta
The regional authority responsible for the economic, social and cultural development of the Gaeltacht
www.udaras.ie

Other organisations involved in the Year

An Chuallacht, Coláiste na hOllscoile Corcaigh
Third level Irish language society promoting the Irish language amongst the students and the college
www.ucc.ie/gaeilge/index1.php

An Comhlachas Náisiúnta Drámaíochta
To promote drama in the Irish language
www.drama-gaeilge.com

An Cumann Gaelach, An Coláiste Ollscoile, BÁC
Third level Irish language society promoting the Irish language amongst the students and the college
www.cumanngaelach.ie

An Cumann Gaelach, Coláiste Froebel
Third level Irish language society promoting the Irish language amongst the students and the college

www.froebel.ie/about-froebel/an-ghaeilge-sa-cholaiste/an-cumann-gaelach
An Cumann Gaelach, Coláiste na Tríonóide
Third level Irish language society promoting the Irish language amongst the students and the college
www.cumann.ie

An Cumann Gaelach, Institiúid Teicneolaíochta BÁC
Third level Irish language society promoting the Irish language amongst the students and the college
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Cumann-Gaelach-DIT/280022855397552

An Cumann Gaelach, Ollscoil Chathair BÁC
Third level Irish language society promoting the Irish language amongst the students and the college

An Cumann Gaelach, Ollscoil Luimnigh
Third level Irish language society promoting the Irish language amongst the students and the college
www.freewebs.com/ancumanngaelach/index.htm

An Cumann Gaelach, Ollscoil na Banríona
Third level Irish language society promoting the Irish language amongst the students and the college
gaelach.society.qub.ac.uk
An tÁisaonad
Providing educational materials for the Irish-medium sector of a quality and at a price similar to the equivalent materials available in English
www.aisaonad.org
Aontas Phobal na Gaeilge

An alliance of Irish-language organisations working to promote Irish across Ireland and the world through more strategic language-planning
www.aontaspg.ie
Coiste Dúiche Mhaigh Eo de Conradh na Gaeilge
County Committee of Conradh na Gaeilge in Mayo
www.conradhmhaigheo.ie
Coiste Dúiche na Mí de Chonradh na Gaeilge
Promoting the Irish language in County Meath
cnag.ie/index.php?page=branch&action=meath
Coláiste na Tríonóide
Promoting the Irish language in College, among both staff and students
www.tcd.ie/gaeloifig
Comhairle Cathrach Dhoire
Local authority promoting the Irish language
www.derrycity.gov.uk/gaeilge
Comhairle Ceantair Mhachaire Fíolta
Local authority promoting the Irish language

Comhairle Contae Átha Cliath Theas
Local authority promoting the Irish language in South Dublin www.athcliaththeas.ie

Comhairle Contae Chiarraí
Local authority promoting the Irish language
Comhairle Contae Mhaigh Eo
Local authority promoting the Irish language

Comhar Dún Chaocháin
Community development co-operative promoting the community and language
comhar-dun-chaochain-teo.carrowteige.erris.tel
Conradh na Gaeilge, Glaschú
First branch of Conradh na Gaeilge to be founded outside of Ireland and it is still flourishing today

Cullacht na Gaeilge, Ollscoil na hÉireann Ma Nuad
Third level Irish language society promoting the Irish language amongst the students and the college
www.cuallachtnagaeilgemanuad.blogspot.ie

Cultúrlann Uí Chanáin
A new purpose built Irish language arts and cultural centre
www.culturlann-doire.ie
Cumann Craic, Ollscoil na hÉireann Gaillimh
Third level Irish language society promoting the Irish language amongst the students and the college
www.socs.nuigalway.ie/society_profiles/view/32

Forbairt Naíonraí Teo.
An all-Ireland voluntary organisation which supports the promotion of education and care services in Irish for children from birth
www.naionrai.ie
Gaeilge Locha Riach
Developing the Irish language in East Galway; to make the Irish language available to the people of the district and to make Irish language services available to everyone in the area
www.lochariach.com
Gaeilge na Breataine
An umbrella organisation supporting Irish language groups and individuals in Britain
www.facebook.com/gaeilgenabreataine
Gaelscoileanna
Supporting the development of Irish-medium schools at primary and at post-primary level
www.gaelscoileanna.ie
Glór na nGael
Developing people’s ability and awareness of the language so as they will be able to use it in every area of community life in a viable way
www.glornangael.ie
Gnó Mhaigh Eo
Illustrating the economic value of the Irish language to businesses in Mayo
www.gnomhaigheo.ie

Guth na Gaeltachta
Community campaign which focuses wholly and completely on Irish language and Gaeltacht issues only
guthnag.com

Léargas
Scheme for the teaching of Irish in English medium schools
www.culturlann-doire.ie
Oideas Gael
Cúrsaí Courses for adults in Irish Langauge and Culture since 1984
www.oideasgael.ie

ReRá
ReRá gives people the opportunity to use their cúpla focal
storytellinginirish
Rith 2014
National running festival through Irish
www.rith.ie

Scoil Acla
The oldest Irish summer college founded in 1910
www.scoilacla.com

SnaGÁct
SnaGÁct organised 111 events and over 6,000 duine people attended them during Seachtain na Gaeilge in South County Dublin!! https://www.facebook.com/snag.act
Tóstal Éireann 2013
Celebrating Ireland in 2013
www.thegatheringireland.com