2021 World Women's Handball Championship

The 2021 World Women's Handball Championship, the 25th event by the International Handball Federation, will be held in Spain from 1 to 19 December 2021.[1] On 18 October 2018, at a congress in Doha, Qatar, the IHF announced that the World Championship would be expanded from 24 teams to 32 teams from 2021 onwards.[2] The Netherlands will be the defending champions after winning for the first time in 2019.

2021 World Women's Handball Championship
Tournament details
Host country Spain
Dates1–19 December
Teams32 (from 5 confederations)
Venue(s)4 (in 4 host cities)