Narrative 360 is a non-profit organization advancing the role of the documentary arts in civil society and supporting their development in the areas of photography, audio and literary journalism. The organization is committed to intellectual discourse regarding media representation of societies, cultures and communities, and supports work in the documentary arts as a way of understanding the social and cultural fabric of humanity. 

Narrative 360 considers the power of the documentary genre to be based in its ability to facilitate communication through the presentation of stories and images. 

Narrative 360 recognizes documentary as an unaffiliated social force and maintains that it is fundamental to the progress of civil society.