The 2020 IHF Women's Youth (U18) World Championship were scheduled to take place from 18 to 30 August in PR of China.
In view of recent developments regarding the coronavirus outbreak, the International Handball Federation, together with the Chinese Handball Association, have decided that the event will no longer take place in China (click HERE for more information). At their meeting in February, the IHF Council re-awarded the championship to Croatia.
Furthermore, the event has been re-scheduled and will now take place from 29 September to 11 October 2020.
Africa: Egypt (EGY), Angola (ANG), Tunisia (TUN)
Asia: Republic of Korea (KOR), Japan (JPN), Kazakhstan (KAZ), Uzbekistan (UZB)
Europe: Hungary (HUN), Sweden (SWE), France (FRA), Denmark (DEN), Russia (RUS), Norway (NOR), Germany (GER), Austria (AUT), Montenegro (MNE), Switzerland (SUI), Czech Republic (CZE)
North America and the Caribbean: Canada (CAN)
Oceania: New Zealand (NZL)
FURTHER QUALIFICATION EVENTS
South and Central America: tbd