The unopened 'Pleasure Hospital' of Bobo
21 March 2014 Last updated at 15:07 GMT
Victims of female genital mutilation in Burkina Faso are struggling to get surgery to remove the pain and increase pleasure during sex.
A hospital for this purpose was built in the country by donors from the Raelian movement in America but never opened.
Sue Lloyd-Roberts investigates the reasons why for BBC Newsnight.