UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Filippo Grandi holds a press conference on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Monday, March 21, 2016. (Photo: Sean Kilpatrick/CP)Grandi says Canada as a whole has been a leader in global Syrian resettlement and that's why he chose to visit here this week. He says he'd like the Canadian government to help other countries roll out programs like the one the Liberals put in place to resettle 25,000 Syrians in a matter of three months. Grandi says he hopes to see Canada make a further commitment to Syrians at a pledging conference in Geneva later this month.
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