Editor in Latin America
Darío Montero joined IPS Latin America as an Editor in 1997.
His beats include Uruguayan and international politics and economics. He has worked extensively in radio. In 2002 he began contributing to the programme “Zona Oeste”, of El Puente FM in Montevideo, a radio affiliate of the World Association of Community Radios. He worked as a journalism director, producer and co-presenter on several radio programmes of AM Libre, El Espectador and Océano FM in Montevideo.
Montero worked for La República newspaper as Assistant Editor, Chief of Political and General News, and Writer and Coordinator of Research Teams. He also worked for Guambia, a magazine of political humour, and Aquí weekly as International News Chief and Correspondent in Argentina. He studied History and Geography at the Catholic institute Nuestra Señora de las Nieves in Buenos Aires.