2019 World Women's Handball Championship
|Teams||24 (from 5 confederations)|
Kumamoto region will be entrusted the organization of the World Championship. Additionally the Japanese Organizing Committee will have a venue in Tokyo in order prepare for the Olympic Games 2020 in Tokyo. Kumamoto has had a lot of experience with handball tournaments. In 1997 Kumamoto hosted the Men’s World Championships.
|Host nation||28 October 2013||1||Japan|
- "Japan and Denmark/Germany are the hosts of the 2019 World Championships". 28 October 2013.
- "Japan will host Women´s World Cup 2019". handball-world.com. 28 October 2013. Retrieved 9 May 2015.