Irish Muslim Council

We are pleased to announce that Shaykh Dr Umar Al-Qadri, the Chairperson of the Irish Muslim Council, was honoured with an invitation to present a submission and articulate the Islamic perspective on assisted dying before the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Assisted Dying at Leinster House on December 5, 2023. In this significant session, Shaykh Dr Al-Qadri shared valuable insights and thoughtful reflections on behalf of the Irish Muslim community, contributing to the ongoing discourse on assisted dying.

We invite you to read the briefing document and opening statement, where the Shaykh provides a nuanced Islamic viewpoint, fostering a deeper understanding of the complex ethical and moral dimensions surrounding this critical issue.

Opening Statement :

Brief Document