Dr. Umar Al-Qadri is an Islamic Scholar born in the Netherlands. He moved in 2004 to Ireland and founded Al-Mustafa Islamic Cultural Centre Ireland in Dublin. He is also a Founding member of the Irish Council of Imams.
Umar Al-Qadri represents the Muslim community of Ireland in various governmental and non-governmental bodies and organisations, including the Fingal Ethnic Network, Fingal County Council, Citizen Information Centre Blanchardstown, TCD Scriptural Reasoning Group and Council of Irish Imams. Umar Al-Qadri has also written on Muslim related affairs in the Irish Times.
Umar Al-Qadri has also been mentioned in the wikileaks US cables as one of the few Muslim voices calling for integration in Ireland.
As such he will be talking to our members about the problems of Intergation facing Muslims internationaly and indeed in Ireland.
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