The 25th IHF Women's World Championship, the first edition to feature 32 teams, will take place in the period of 1 to 19 December 2021 in Spain.
The event will be staged in five venues in the cities of Barcelona, Castellón, Granollers, Llíria and Torrevieja.
Hosts: Spain (ESP)
Reigning world champions: Netherlands (NED)
Europe: Croatia (CRO), Denmark (DEN), France (FRA), Norway (NOR)
North America and the Caribbean: tbd
South and Central America: tbd
Wild Card: tbd
UPCOMING QUALIFICATION EVENTS
Africa: 24th African Women's Championship, 10-20 June 2021 | Cameroon
Asia & Oceania: 18th Asian Women's Championship, 21-30 September | Hosts tbd
Europe: 2021 IHF Women's World Championship – Qualification Europe Phase 2, April 2021