Welcome to WikiProject Portugal, a WikiProject set up to better organize and present information in all articles related to Portugal. It is hoped that this project will help to focus the efforts of other Wikipedians to improve all Portugal-related articles in order to make Wikipedia an excellent resource for Portugal-related information for all who visit. If you would like to help, please inquire on the talk page and see the to-do list there.

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Scope and goals[edit]

This project is designed to help those interested in improving all of the Portugal-related articles on Wikipedia to find a particular area in which they are interested in working. As "Portugal" is a broad subject, there are many sub-projects and collaborations in which you can participate. We want to:

  1. Allow people to more easily locate groups working on Portugal-related WikiProjects
  2. Create a body of articles that accurately depicts the history and culture of Portugal and the Portuguese
  3. Expand the number of articles regarding Portugal and Portuguese subjects
  4. Further #3 by expanding all Portugal-related article stubs
  5. Highlight Portugal's relationship and contributions to the rest of the world
  6. Properly source all Portugal-related articles, preferably using the <ref> element
  7. Standardize the style and format of articles on Portugal or Portuguese subjects; and
  8. Standardize the use of Portuguese-language terms, names, and translations into English across all related articles, bringing them in line with the WP:MOS-PT.

To-do items[edit]

A list of articles needing cleanup associated with this project is available. See also the tool's wiki page and the index of WikiProjects.

Please "Be Bold!" and help us out. There are plenty of things to do in the lists below, including the creation of brand new articles.

For now, we need to tag every Portuguese article with the WP:PT template. You can find details below.

For a list of Good and Featured Articles, please see Wikipedia:WikiProject Portugal/FAC

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Article assessment

For further information, see Wikipedia:WikiProject Portugal/Assessment.

Portuguese Collaboration of the Week

You can participate in the collaboration below, or visit the PTCOTW page. You can use the articles in the categories above as ideas for nomination for the collaboration.

In addition, Portuguese people has been nominated for collaboration at Wikipedia:Article Creation and Improvement Drive. Please help clean and repair the article, which is linked in more than 1500 articles and discussions.

Former FAC

These are mostly well written articles that need a little improvement in order to become FA quality.

FAC and Peer Review Requests

Editors of Portugal-related articles are encouraged to involve the community by listing Featured Article Candidates and Peer Review requests here.

  1. Spanish Civil War and Foreign Involvement
  2. Portugal
  3. Macau
  4. Cuca Roseta


These are big tasks that require a lot of work from a lot of people helping out in order to improve something. Feel free to jump right in and help with any of them. We always welcome more help!

Cleanup tasks

These are anything smaller or more specific than projects and anything that individuals can work on.

You can also work on files listed on Category:Portugal articles needing attention.

Requested moves

Pages marked for deletion

Portugal-related articles for deletion are listed at Wikipedia:WikiProject Deletion sorting/Portugal. Please go and express your opinion regarding any articles listed there.

Redirect requests


You can find a list of all Portugal-related stub categories on the Category talk:Portugal stubs page. All of the articles on the main Category:Portugal stubs page need to be sorted into these more specific categories while they are stubs (last performed on ). Of course, you can also expand the stubs in such a way as to make them no longer stubs. If none of the existing stubs apply, please use ((Portugal-stub)).

If you want to make a new stub for a particular category, please note that all stubs are managed by the Stub-sorting WikiProject. Before creating a new stub, you should propose it at Wikipedia:WikiProject Stub sorting/Proposals. DO NOT simply create new stub templates, as these will probably be deleted. See Wikipedia:Stub for general guidelines on creating stub templates and categories.


The articles on these pages need to be created (or pointed to existing articles under slightly different names). You can also add requests to one of these pages. If you aren't sure which page to add your request to, please ask on the talk page.

There will be a category for requested photographs of Portugal:

Proposed new or updated articles

List any Portugal-related articles on which you are working that aren't quite ready for prime time, or proposed replacements or updates for currently existing articles. This will allow an informal peer review of sorts by anyone interested in the particular topic, thereby helping Wikipedia to become better.


To join WikiProject Portugal, place one of the following lines of Wikitext on your user page to add it to Category:WikiProject Portugal participants.

Wikitext userbox where used
[[Category:WikiProject Portugal participants]] none linked pages
((Template:User WikiProject Portugal))
This user is a participant in WikiProject Portugal.
linked pages
((Template:User WP Portugal)) linked pages
((Template:User WP Portugal|invite))
This user invites you to join
WikiProject Portugal.
linked pages

For other Portugal user templates see Category:Portugal user templates.

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