LGBT Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender people
MSMMen who have sex with men
WSWWomen who have sex with women
Sexual orientationOne’s emotional, romantic and sexual attraction to men, women, both genders, neither gender or another gender.
HomosexualOne’s emotional, romantic and sexual attraction to people of the same sex.
HeterosexualOne’s emotional, romantic and sexual attraction to people of the opposite sex.
BisexualOne’s emotional, romantic and sexual attraction to people of both the same sex and opposite sex.
Gender IdentityOne’s internal and individual perception of those roles, behavior and actions which society attributes to men and women. Gender identity can differentiate from the sex which is determined at birth.
TransgenderOne whose identity or external appearance differentiates from society’s stereotypical expectations of roles, behavior and actions associated with his/her biological sex
HomophobiaNegative attitude and sentiments toward homosexual people or those individuals who are identified or perceived as being homosexual