Conradh na Gaeilge is asking every candidate to back its plan for the Irish language and Gaeltacht areas. Conradh na Gaeilge The organisation’s looking for: An investment of €18 million to expand the use of Irish and to create more than one thousand jobs; A Cabinet Minister for the Irish language and the Gaeltacht; and the establishment of a joint Oireachtas committee for the language and Irish speaking regions. Conradh na Gaeilge says Fianna Fáil, Sinn Féin, the Anti-Austerity Alliance and People Before Profit have given their support to these proposals.