2017 World Women's Handball Championship
|Teams||24 (from 5 confederations)|
|Venue(s)||6 (in 6 host cities)|
The 2017 World Women's Handball Championship, the 23rd event hosted by the International Handball Federation, will be held in Germany in December, 2017. Germany was the only applicant for this championship. Germany was host of the Women’s World Championships 1965 and 1997.