British Irish Council meeting being hosted in Gweedore today

Junior Arts and Heritage Minister Dinny Mc Ginley is hosting a British Irish Council meeting in Gweedore today.

Youth and fostering minority and indigenous languages in the community is the specific theme of the gathering, together with the Council’s programme of work for the next few years.

The meeting preceded by a conference on linguistic diversity which began on Wednesday.

Minister Mc Ginley says it's a significant event.........

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