Why Portugal is a new-model music exchange platform from Portugal, a music cluster made up of professional associations founded by AMAEI - Association of Independent Music from Portugal; collaborating with APORFEST - Portuguese Music Festivals; MMF - Music Managers Forum; and also working with the startup sector, the ADDICT Creative Industries Cluster, and CCP - Portuguese Creative’s Club among other industry associations.
The Why Portugal non-profit association is supported by AUDIOGEST and Fundação GDA through their respective neighbouring rights cultural funds; and for select missions we also work with AICEP Portugal Global - Trade & Investment Agency.
WHY Portugal is a project co-financed by Funds from the European Union, with the contribution of 112 404 € via Portugal2020.
Executive Director: Nuno Saraiva
Executive Coordinator: Ana Rita Feijão
President: Hugo Ferreira
Interactive Lead: João Afonso
PR: Sara Espírito Santo