Based on the experiences of South Powys Lets over 10 years, John Rogers has created the Wales Institute for Community Currencies at the Centre for Community and Lifelong Learning at the University of Newport.
The Institute will be officially launched in October 2003.
Together with Eluned Hurn, Chairperson of the Wales Assembly for Women, they have been promoting a regional currency for Wales initially to the Wales Assembly and now to other organisations:
CurrencyWales.com - A Proposal for Economic Self-Determination for the People of Wales
Wealth Creation Cymru - Towards a Road Map for Economic Self-Determination
Health Creation Cymru - Prevention and Wellbeing as a Basis for Economic Wealth.