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Brothers for Life Gender-Based Violence Campaign

Brothers for Life is proud to present this TV public service announcement (PSA) as part of our campaign to end rape and gender-based violence in South Africa. Working with the Department of Social Development and funded by USAID and PEPFAR, we have made this PSA in the hope that men who are at risk of abusing or raping women seek help. We know that no-one is born violent, and that violent people...
Rhythm City sheds light on sexual abuse Catch Rhythm City, weekdays 7 PM on e.tv and eHD (OpenView Channel 104)In August, Rhythm City and Brothers for Life come together to create a hard-hitting storyline to empower individuals and communities to combat Sexual and Gender-based Violence. It is estimated that over 40% of women in South Africa may be raped in their lifetime and that only 1 in 4...

Kagiso Modupe - That Tackle

Monday 19th June 2017: Following the success of his own medical circumcision and circumcision campaign in March this year, Kagiso Modupe is now the face of a new Brothers for Life circumcision campaign that goes live on Monday 19th June.Modupe (34) is a well-known television star and Brothers for Life ambassador. He got medically circumcised, and more than 5000 men followed suit in a nation-wide...
Brothers for Life is outraged and saddened by the on-going violence perpetrated against women and children, including lesbians, gays, bi-sexual and intersex people across South Africa. We receive daily reports of heinous acts of rape, murder, abuse, assault and we refuse to be desensitised and immobilised by these crimes. It’s time to act and make our voices heard as we say #Notinmyname #...
Saturday, 11 March 2017: Around 2000 men in Gauteng, KZN, Mpumpalanga and the North West were medically circumcised today. Among them was Kagiso Modupe (33), well-known South African soapie star and Brothers for Life ambassador, who launched a nation-wide campaign recently to mobilise men to circumcise regardless of their age or health status. Modupe was circumcised at the Katlehong North...

About Us

Brothers for Life promote positive male norms and encourage the uptake of health services such as Medical Male Circumcision (MMC), Men taking up HIV Testing, Consistent condom use by Men and reduction of sexual partners. The campaign mobilises men to actively engage in activities to address Gender-Based Violence (GBV) in their communities.

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Brothers who stand for responsible relationships
Brothers who stand for responsible parenting
Brothers who stand for responsible behaviour
Brothers who live positively
Brothers who do the right thing
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