Imam Nur Warsame
Nur Warsame is an Imam based in Melbourne and an advocate for the rights of LGBTIQA+ Muslims. He obtained his religious qualifications in Egypt and memorized the Quran in South Africa, and has been active as an Imam in Australia since 2000. Nur is the founder of Marhaba Inc, an organization that focuses on the welfare of LGBT Muslims. He also conducts workshops and talks to LGBT groups nationally and internationally. Nur is in talks with philanthropists to secure a building in Melbourne and open Australia’s first LGBT-friendly mosque.
Imam Nur Warsame.