June 4, 2023

Language Planning

Glór na nGael is committed to providing practical support in fostering new language planning projects and developing existing language planning projects.

Glór na nGael recognise language planning to be measured action influencing language behaviour to strengthen the position of the Irish Language in a community.  

Glór na nGael arrange regular language planning workshops providing the essential information required by community groups and activists in undertaking their own planning process.  Glór na nGael staff also available to provide help and advice to community groups with any planning concerns at any stage throughout the process.  Glór na nGael provides a year round advisory service to a wide network of community groups through a programme of regular consultative meetings.

“Roghanna”, a handbook on language planning published by Glór na nGael is available from www.udar.ie


SRUTHANNA is a series of inspiring short videos providing insightful instruction on the basics of language planning.  This series contains 3 videos produced as an aid to community groups with an interest in furthering their work though strategic planning.  Written and presented by Hannah Ní Dhoimhín, directed and filmed by Feilimí O’Connor and produced by Glór na nGael with funding from Foras na Gaeilge.  The full series available below.