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  • Dec 14, 2011
  • 10:18 AM

Cost of Irish translation rises

BBC News
Mr O'Dowd said the department began employing Irish language officers in 2008 and has an obligation under the Good Friday and St Andrews agreements to promote and protect the Irish language. He also cited duties under the European charger for Regional and Minority languages. There are 81 Irish language medium schools in Northern Ireland, teaching 4,000 pupils from nursery to secondary level.

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