Fine Gael TD for Galway West & Mayo South

Category Archives: Aire don Ghaeilge, don Ghaeltacht agus do na hOileáin

New cross-Government committee to development Islands’ policy in consultation with island communities

The significance and importance of the islands to our culture and our language has long been recognised by the Government and sustaining and supporting the vibrant communities on our islands is a key objective of the Department of Culture, Heritage and Gaeltacht. Each year we invest in essential services such as passenger and cargo transport… Continue Reading

Over €1.7m allocated under the language planning process

The Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht is providing Údarás na Gaeltachta and Foras na Gaeilge with an allocation totalling more than €1.7m to aid with the implementation of the language planning process during the current year. €1.4m of the language planning allocation will be allocated to Údarás na Gaeltachta and €323,750 to Foras… Continue Reading

Over €210,000 for community projects in Galway under the latest round of Leader funding.

Funding of over €210,000 for community projects in Galway has been announced under the latest round of Leader funding. Eight projects have been allocated €210,847.75 which, when combined with own resources brings to €300,156 the investment in communities in Galway. Projects include upgrade works to community centres the purchase of equipment and the maintenance and… Continue Reading

Breis infheistíochta ceadaithe do Scéim na gCúntóirí Teanga sna Scoileanna Gaeltachta

Tá € 3.6 milliún leithdháilte agam don Scéim na gCúntóirí Teanga an tseachtain seo. Faoin Scéim seo, tacaíonn cúntóirí teanga le daltaí i 135 scoil Ghaeltachta i gcontaetha na Gaillimhe, Mhaigh Eo, Dhún na nGall, Chiarraí, Chorcaí, Phort Láirge agus na Mí. Téann an Scéim seo chun tairbhe dár dteanga dhúchasach sa seomra ranga agus… Continue Reading

Ciste Nua Do Seimeasta Gaeltacht

Cuirim fáilte romhaibh uile chuig an ócáid seo inniu Tá áthas orm a fhógairt anseo inniu go bhfuil Ciste nua, ar fiú suas le €250,000 é i mbliana, ceadaithe agam faoi Scéim na bhFoghlaimeoirí Gaeilge. Tabharfaidh an ciste nua seo deis do mhic léinn tríú leibhéal cur fúthu ar feadh trí mhí le teaghlaigh Ghaeltachta fad is atá siad ag freastal ar chúrsa cáilithe tríú… Continue Reading

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