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Autumn Lecture Series – Shaykh Dr. Umar Al-Qadri, Chair Irish Muslim Peace...

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‘Things Fall Apart’ - But Can the Centre Hold?

Peripherality and Centrality in Ireland and Europe.

In the second of the series, Shaykh Dr. Umar Al-Qadri will be discussing "Immigration and Integration in Ireland. Understanding a Global Phenomenon."

The event is in conjunction with the Kemmy Business School, Limerick Institute of Technology, Limerick City and County Council and The Irish Examiner. It is a six-part series of public lectures to be delivered by internationally renowned commentators and thought-leaders in their field. The second lecture in the series with Shaykh Dr. Umar Al-Qadri will take place on the 21st of September and will be moderated by Prof. John O’Brennan.

About the Speaker:

Shaykh Dr. Umar Al-Qadri: Shaykh Dr. Umar Al-Qadri is the Ameer/ Head-Imam of Al-Mustafa Islamic Educational & Cultural Centre Ireland.

The Shaykh was born in a scholarly family with his father being the famous scholar Shaykh Mehr Ali Qadri. Shaykh Umar Al-Qadri was brought up in the Netherlands before travelling to Pakistan for traditional Islamic education along with Secular education. He completed his Masters (Shahadah Al-Alamiyyah) in Islamic Sciences from Jamia Islamia Minhaj-ul-Quran.

The Shaykh is a gifted and prolific speaker and his lectures are shown globally. Shaykh Umar Al-Qadri lectures regularly in various Irish mosques, Muslim community centres, colleges and universities including the Irish School of Ecumenics about Islam and contemporary issues.

The Shaykh has led the Muslim Community in Dublin since 2004 and represents the Muslim community in Ireland in various governmental and non-governmental bodies and organisations, Shaykh Al-Qadri is the Founding Chair of Irish Muslim Peace & Integration Council, an NGO promoting Peace and Integration in Ireland. The Shaykh is also the Founding Member of Irish Council of Imams.

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