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Department broke equality rules over Irish language funding

1 mí ó shin ‎ Belfast Telegraph ‎
The decision was greeted with outrage by Irish language supporters, and was reversed later that year. The Equality Commission investigation found that the Department for Communities failed to comply with its approved equ ... ar lean »   buan-nasc »

Irish language scheme cut without equality tests

1 mí ó shin ‎ BBC News ‎
The Department for Communities (DfC) failed to carry out necessary equality tests before cutting an Irish Language bursary scheme. That is the conclusion of an investigation carried out by the Equality Commission. The Li ... ar lean »   buan-nasc »

President Michael D Higgins to address city conference on Ir

1 mí ó shin ‎ Galway Bay FM ‎
The President is attending a conference on Conradh na Gaelige and the revival of the Irish language. The gathering at the Quad at NUI Galway is marking the 125th anniversary of the establishment of the cultural and socia ... ar lean »   buan-nasc »

Department 'failed to comply' with Irish language equality o

1 mí ó shin ‎ Irish Examiner ‎
Conradh na Gaeilge Irish language organisation said the cross-community, means-tested Liofa scheme was launched to provide learning opportunities for the most disadvantaged young people. President Dr Niall Comer said: "T ... ar lean »   buan-nasc »

Dept. To Review How It Grants Irish Language Exemptions.

1 mí ó shin ‎ Kfm Radio ‎
The department will conduct the review after it emerged thousands of students who secure them are sitting exams for other European languages, according to the Irish Times. Almost 60 per cent of the 3,851 pupils who were ... ar lean »   buan-nasc »

WATCH: Wheatus have recorded Teenage Dirtbag as Gaeilge

1 mí ó shin ‎ Buzz.ie ‎
McDermott got the band to record the tune while promoting CEOL 2018. CEOL is an annual project run by 2FM, Conradh na Gaeilge & Raidió Rí-Rá in which they ask musicians & artists to record their songs as Gaeilge. This ye ... ar lean »   buan-nasc »

Longford Library celebrates 'Bliain na Gaeilge'

1 mí ó shin ‎ Longford Leader ‎
... of the fact that 2018 marks the celebration of the 125th anniversary of the language revival movement by Conradh na Gaeilge, Bliain na Gaeilge 2018 is being regarded as a timely initiative to celebrate the Irish lang ... ar lean »   buan-nasc »

Exam Diary: I was caught in the middle between easy and out-

1 mí ó shin ‎ Independent.ie ‎
From my years of experience with Gaeilge, I would count myself as rather proficient in the language, but I found it difficult to engage fully with the studied texts, hence the reason I switched levels. I walked out of th ... ar lean »   buan-nasc »

Leaving Cert Irish paper 1: Three 'bankers' come up - The Ir

1 mí ó shin ‎ Irish Times ‎
Teachers broadly pleased as Bliain na Gaeilge, economy and environment appear. ... ar lean »   buan-nasc »

Leaving Cert Irish paper 1: Three 'bankers' come up

1 mí ó shin ‎ Irish Times ‎
Higher level students who prepared essay topics including Bliain na Gaeilge, the environment and the economy were not disappointed as all three 'bankers' came up on Leaving Cert High Level Irish paper one. Teachers were ... ar lean »   buan-nasc »