John Rogers has been developing and promoting local and regional currencies since 1993. He was co-director of the Wales Institute for Community Currencies at the University of Newport and has written three books about regional currencies:

The Map – How To Out Your Local Economy
Local Money – What Difference Does It Make?
People Money – the Promise of Regional Currencies with Margrit Kennedy and Bernard Lietaer

John currently advises local currency projects in the UK and mainland Europe.

John Rogers can be reached here: info(at)