After working in Israel and Palestine, Cédric Gerbehaye made regular visits to the Democratic Republic of Congo. The resulting work, Congo in Limbo, was published in a book (Le Bec en l'Air, 2010), shown in numerous exhibitions and has received seven international awards including World Press Photo, Amnesty International Award and the Olivier Rebbot Award from the Overseas Press Club of America.
His series Land of Cush in South Sudan (supported by the Magnum Foundation Emergency Fund, the Fnac Grant and the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting) was awarded the SCAM Prize in 2012. Also in 2012, the first part of his new series on his homeland Belgium was shown at the Saint Brieuc Photoreporter Festival.
As part of the 2013 edition of Sète photo festival ImageSingulières, he published the book Sète#13.