Brazil museum fire: Funding sought to rebuild collection (BBC)

BBC: Brazil museum fire: Funding sought to rebuild collection. “Brazilian President Michel Temer says the government is seeking funding from companies and banks to help rebuild the National Museum in Rio de Janeiro after it was destroyed by fire. Education Minister Rossieli Soares said international help was also being sought and talks with the UN’s cultural body, Unesco, were under way. Museum officials say almost 90% of the collection has been destroyed.”