Aerthonnta is a partnership project between An tOireachtas and the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland.
An tOireachtas is a lead organization in the Irish Language sector with responsibility for ‘Organising & Promoting Events as Gaeilge & Establishing Irish Language Networks. The annual calendar of events includes the Oireachtas Media Awards, Literary & Publishing
Competitions and a series of sporting, cultural and arts events. Oireachtas na Samhna, the national arts & culture festival is our annual showcase event and features the best of sean-nós (traditional old style) performing arts. An tOireachtas receives core-funding from Foras na Gaeilge.
Broadcasting Authority of Ireland
The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) is the regulator of broadcasting in Ireland. The remit of the BAI is set down in the Broadcasting Act 2009. The BAI is committed to being an effective regulator, trusted by the public, broadcasters and legislators to serve the viewing and listening needs of the people of Ireland, now and in the future.