Government launch Five Year Action Plan for Irish language in Donegal

The Government is launching its Five Year Action Plan for the Irish Language 2018-2022 today in Gaoth Dobhair.

The new five-year strategy aims to halt the decline in the language and help foster a revival.

It forms part of the 20 Year Strategy for the Irish Language 2010-2030.

Government Chief Whip and Gaeltacht Minister Joe McHugh has been outlining what they hope to achieve as part of the plan: