The details about IHF’s 24th Women’s Handball World Championship’s draw ceremony are now available!

Kanze Nohgakudo

On January 9th (Wed), 2019 Women’s Handball World Championship Organizing Committee’s Representative Director, Mr. Ikuo Kabashima (Governor of Kumamoto Prefecture), announced the outline of the championship’s draw ceremony during a press conference.

The competition will be held at five venues in Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan, from November 30th to December 15th, 2019.

This tournament will see 24 teams compete to become World champion, and the participation of 14 countries has already been confirmed.

Event details

  • Date: June 21th, 2019 (Fri)
  • Venue: Kanze Nohgakudo
  • Address: Ginza six building 10-1 Ginza 6-chome Chuo-ku, Tokyo


*The Kanze Nohgakudo is a "Noh" theatre. Noh is a Japanese traditional performing art.
Though located in one of Ginza’s modern buildings, the Kanze Nohgakudo, with its wooden stage, is a place where one can fully experience Japanese traditional culture.