New Silk Road Summit 2019

The year is 2019, and the People's Republic of China has set up an ambitious new summit that aims to accelerate the development of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). With the aim of increasing infrastructural projects and trade across Asia, Africa, and Europe, China has now invited representatives of numerous states to Beijing to discuss economic policy and forge a new future. This Specialized Body will host economic policy representatives from countries within the aforementioned regions as they discuss discuss all aspects of the initiative and use personal powers to adjust their national economic policy. 



Alyssa Yoder

Alyssa Yoder will be serving as the Chair of the New Silk Road Summit 2019. She is a second-year student majoring in Business Administration and minoring in Law and Society. She is from Orange County, California, and has lived throughout the area for her whole life. Alyssa has been an active participant in Model United Nations for six years, traveling nationally and internationally to compete. Last year, she staffed the Ad-Hoc Committee at TrojanMUN 2017, chaired ECOFIN at SCMUN 2018, and will be the Director-General of SCMUN 2019. Outside of MUN, Alyssa loves finding good eats, traveling to concerts and festivals, and surfing in her hometown. She looks forward to chairing what will undoubtedly be a very dynamic, futuristic committee concerning a topic of the utmost economic significance.