City marks World Refugee Day with art exhibit

Friday is World Refugee Day, with more than 50 million people displaced worldwide according to new numbers from the United Nations.

Ottawa City Hall will mark the day with an art exhibit entitled 'Dear World'.

The exhibit includes photos of Syrian refugees living in camps in Jordan by photographers Robert Fogarty and Benjamin Reece.

The one-day exhibit at city hall is sponsored by CARE Canada and the UN High Commission on Refugees.

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