As the death toll continues to grow in Afghanistan the mismanagement of donor aid is threatening the stability of the country.
President Hamid Karzai's government could be undermined
The issue threatens to destabilise the government of President Hamid Karzai, three years into his five year term.
The main beneficiaries could be members of the former Taliban regime.
Kate Clark investigates the growing crisis.
Hear the full story on Radio 4: File On 4 Tuesday 19 June 2007 at 2000 BST, repeated Sunday 24 June at 1700 BST.