North Vietnamese Army The formal Communist forces of North Vietnam. They had actual uniforms and had formal military formations and training. This is in contrast to the VC which did not have official uniforms and formations.
NVA is a theatre company, arts organisation and charity based in Glasgow, Scotland. It was founded in 1992 by Angus Farquhar, a former member of the group Test Dept. The company's name is an acronym of 'nacionale vitae activa', a Roman term meaning 'active social citizenship'.