IHF Congress Preview



The International Handball Federation (IHF) Congress throws off tomorrow, 25 October and concludes next Monday, 28 October.  Delegates from all around the world will meet at the Ritz-Carlton in Doha, Qatar.  Major items on the agenda include several elections, a presentation of the IHF’s plan for 2013-2017, several motions and the awarding of several junior and youth World Championship events.  Christer Ahl wrote 3 preview articles covering these major topics and links to those articles are below:

IHF Congress Preview
Part 1:  The Elections: Link
Part 2:  Budget, Planning, New Members, Events: Link
Part 3:  Proposed Changes in the IHF Statutes and other Motions: Link


The schedule of events for the Congress from the IHF Website:  Link

23 October: Meeting of IHF Executive Committee
24 October: IHF Council meeting
25 October: Meetings of the Continental Confederations including the Asian Handball Federation’s Electoral Congress
26 October: XXXIV Ordinary Congress of the IHF
27 October: XXXIV Ordinary Congress of the IHF including final banquet organized by the Organizing Committee of the 2015 Men’s World Championship in Qatar