| Norway (1st title)|
| November 29 – December 12|
24 (from 5 confederations)
1999 World Women's Handball Championship Wikipedia
The 1999 World Women's Handball Championship, the 14th of its kind, was held between November 29 and December 12, 1999, and was jointly hosted by Denmark and Norway, with the finals being played in Lilehammer, Norway.