The event will be held in the framework of Global Tolerance and Human Fraternity Summit.
The International Chess Federation declared 2022 the Year of the Woman in Chess. Throughout the year, many events were held to form gender equity policies, practices and programs to promote women’s participation in chess and to make the game more attractive to women. The year is over, but the work continues. The first FIDE WOM […]
After five days of play, the FIDE World Rapid and Blitz Chess Championships ended in Almaty, Kazakhstan. In the Women’s Rapid tournament, China’s Tan Zhongyi and Dinara Sadaukassova of Kazakhstan finished in a tie for first place after 11 rounds of play in the Women’s Rapid with 8,5 points each. The winner was decided in […]
FIDE Commission for Women’s Chess, European Chess Union Commission for Women’s Chess & Organizing Committee of the European Rapid and Blitz Chess Championship 2022 in Katowice organised the first “All for chess & Chess for all” WOM event “Gwiazdka szachowa”. 8 young ladies (born 2014 or younger!) were chosen to participate on the main stage […]
Judit Polgar is the guest of the final episode of the FIDE Podcast, born under the umbrella of the Year of the Woman in Chess.
Weekly mini-camps with professional chess players held for participants of the FIDE&ChessKid Girls event.
The conference was held in a hybrid format and brought together by 118 people from 58 countries.
The 1st FIDE WOM and Stockholm chess federation workshop will take place on January 05, 2023
The 30th edition of the FIDE World Senior Chess Championship in Assisi (Italy) ended on Saturday, November 26.
Anastasia Sorokina (AUS) is the new Chair of the Women’s Commission.