2008 Photo Contest, General News, Stories, 3rd prize
Photographer

Cédric Gerbehaye

Agence Vu

01 January, 2007

A child soldier of the FNI (Nationalist and Integrationist Front) arrives at the Kpandroma transit camp to be demobilized. The first free elections in four decades did not put an end to violence and instability in the country. The process of integrating rebel militia into the national army remained delicate. Despite demobilization of child soldiers, a significant number remained active in the bush.

About the photographer

Cédric Gerbehaye

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 B...

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