The 13th World Rugby General Assembly is taking place in London, England, from Monday 13 November 2017 to Tuesday 14 November 2017.

World Rugby Member Unions, Associate Members and Regional Associations are entitled to send a delegate to the General Assembly and approximately 110 members are expected in London. 

The theme of the #WorldRugbyGA2017 reflects World Rugby’s strategic objectives to “Protect, Grow, Inspire” the rugby family and stakeholders worldwide.

A range of engaging sessions and workshops are planned over the two days and will cover a range of themes and key focus areas including:

  • Player Welfare
  • Sustaining the growth of Rugby
  • High Performance
  • Women in Rugby
  • Fan engagement