December 11, 2017

Community Development

The development of the Irish Language at community level has a central role in the work of Glór na nGael.  Glór na nGael recognise community development as action and provision on behalf of a certain community.  The main criterion pertinent language development at community level are:

Usage –  promoting, fostering and strengthening the use of the Irish Language

Status – fostering and promoting a positive attitudes towards the Irish Language

Capacity – fostering and strengthening capacity at individual / family / community levels

As a lead organisation in the Irish Language sector, Glór na nGael recognises the importance of language planning in community development.