Cédric Gerbehayewas born in Belgium in 1977. He is a documentary photographer, teacher and founding member of the MAPS Agency. He is the author of Congo in Limbo, Land of Cush, Sète #13 and D'entre eux, which are all published by Le Bec en l'air. His work has received multiple international awards, including the Olivier Rebbot Award of the Overseas Press Club of America; a World Press Photo; and the Amnesty International Media Award. His pictures have been widely exhibited and are included in numerous museum collections. Gerbehaye lives in Brussels.